Bakayoko claimed to have fulfilled a childhood ambition by joining the champions, but is believed to be six weeks away from first-team contention having had keyhole surgery for a minor knee problem at the end of last season.
"I have grown up watching Chelsea", Bakayoko said.
The France worldwide signed a five-year contract with the Premier League champions on Saturday having undergone a medical 24 hours earlier. Tiémoué Bakayok would be associated with N'Golo Kanté next season in a midfield that looks very very strong! He enjoyed a meteoric rise to prominence at Monaco last season after two years of being viewed as an unfulfilled talent, and he only earned his first worldwide cap for France in March.
Playing for a big club like Chelsea is already good enough incentive for most players.
Sung Hyun Park captures US Women's Open
The South Korean juggernaut continued as long-hitting Park Sung-hyun broke a three-way tie with two late birdies to win the U.S. Women's Open victor ever, topping champion Inbee Park, who was 19 years 11 months and 17 days old when she won in 2008.
He is a fantastic coach because he has improved a lot of players like [Marcos] Alonso and [Victor] Moses - they played a great, great season.
Rudiger joined the reigning Premier League champion from Roma in a deal that could rise to be worth £34million, shortly after making four appearances in Germany's triumphant Confederations Cup campaign.
They have made an initial bid of £28million to sign the Brazilian.
He had met the 34-year-old in the expectation that a verbally agreed free transfer from Juventus was about to be completed.