Brentford has completed the signing of England and Chelsea youth international Myles Peart-Harris. The Premier League newcomers paid an undisclosed fee for the west London-born midfielder. The 18-year-old has signed a four-year contract, with the Bees having the option for an additional year. Speaking on his signing, the head coach of the club Thomas Frank said: “Myles is a very talented young player and an exciting signing for us.”
Chelsea Star Myles Peart-Harris Joins Brentford
He also said: “He can score goals and deliver assists for us.” The Dane added: “We see him playing as an ‘eight’ in our system, and he fits the position profile perfectly for that. He is a dynamic midfield player, and he drives forward with the ball.”
Peart-Harris stepped up to Chelsea’s development squad last season. He scored seven goals in 13 Premier League 2 appearances. He also played two games for Chelsea’s Under-21s in the Papa John’s Trophy. The player is the Brentford second signing in this week. Early this week, they signed Nigerian international Frank Onyeka. They will be playing their opening game against Arsenal, which will be day one 2021/22 English Premier League game.