The Spaniard expressed joyas his move away from Madrid was settled and he hopes to get regular playing time at Chelsea.
He was on loan at Juventus and had a fruitful season before coming back to his parent club but felt down the pecking order playing second fiddle to Benzema.
But after been left frustrated on the bench,he has also hoped for a move away from the Bernebeu.
And yesterday, his much anticipated move away from the Spanish Capital was actualized and he expressed his joy.
The 24-year-old hopes not to fall off the bridge in his time at Chelsea.
He would be signed at Stamford Bridge for a fee reported to be in the region of £70 million.
Personal terms and medicals must be agreed on before he eventually becomes a blue army and hopes to fight for a regular spot in the side.