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Tomas Kalas joins Fulham on loan from Chelsea

He’s familiar with what it takes to succeed in the Championship, and he doesn’t even need to leave SW6.

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Fulham have announced the signing of Tomas Kalas on a season long loan deal from Chelsea.

The versatile Centre Back can also supply cover across the back line, Being able to be deployed at Right Back.

Kalas has plenty of Championship experience, Spending the previous 18 months on loan with Middlesbrough. He played 47 times for them over the last two seasons. Featuring 17 times as Middlesbrough reached the Championship Play-Off Final in 2014/15 season and 30 times as they gained promotion a year later; finishing 2nd as runners up to Burnley last season.

The 23-year-old will bring much needed Championship experience to the defense. His radar might give you a feel for the kind of player he is.

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Will Kalas aid in settling Fulham’s defence?

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