Chelsea winger Lucas Piazon to join Chievo on SIXTH loan move from Blues with option to buy this summer
- Italian side Chievo are bottom of Serie A and nine points adrift of safety
- Lucas Piazon has been at Chelsea since 2012 and this is his sixth move on loan
- Chievo can buy 25-year-old winger this summer as they have been given option
Chelsea winger Lucas Piazon is joining Serie A strugglers Chievo on loan with an option to buy in the summer.
Chievo will be the sixth loan move for Piazon since he joined Chelsea in 2012.
The 25-year-old Brazilian winger has also been at Fulham, Malaga, Vitesse, Eintracht Frankfurt and Reading.
Lucas Piazon is joining Chievo on loan from Chelsea with the option of a permanent move
Piazon spent two seasons with the Cottagers before returning to his parent club last summer.
He has been out in the cold under Maurizio Sarri and not featured for the first team in the Premier League.
The winger’s solitary appearance came as a substitute against Tottenham in the second leg of their Carabao Cup tie at Stamford Bridge.
The Blues winger spent two seasons with Fulham and helped get the club promoted
Piazon suffered a fracture to his leg in the first half of last season but returned to feature heavily for club in their promotion push.
He will have a tough task at Chievo to help rescue the team from relegation. They are currently bottom of Serie A, nine points from safety.