After an entire summer spent trying to make sense of a “very crazy” transfer market, Chelsea have finally managed to sign a defender for head coach Antonio Conte on deadline day.

Marcos Alonso becomes the fourth arrival of the Italian’s fledgling reign at Stamford Bridge, earning Fiorentina around £23 million just three years after La Viola acquired the Spanish left-back on a free transfer from Bolton Wanderers. But who exactly is the man Chelsea have bought?

Here are some essentials.

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