Chelsea fans here in the Football Transfer Tavern have been eager to see how Antonio Conte’s side will line up when they face West Ham on Monday, the new boss has chopped and changed in pre-season, giving a number of youngsters plenty of time on the ball, however they now know one man who won’t be involved.
According to reports from The Sun, Chelsea youngster, Bertrand Traore has become the latest from the Blues academy ranks to be shipped out on loan once again this season.
The 20-year-old made his debut for the South London side in September 2o15 coming on as a substitute against Maccabi Tel Aviv.
The Burkina Faso international enjoyed a decent run in the first team towards the end of last season under Gus Hiddink, and also played a big role in Conte’s pre-season preparations.
This is not the first loan move for the striker, who spent a season and a half with Dutch outfit Vitesse Arnhem from January 2014 through to the end of the 14/15 season.
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