Ruben Loftus-Cheek has been a Chelsea fan favourite in the Transfer Tavern for a few years, and supporters loved watching him strut his stuff at Crystal Palace last season.
He rarely got a chance to impress at Stamford Bridge, and so a loan to Palace was expected to finally give him the platform he needed.
The Englishman took that chance with both hands, too, and it’s far to say that he’s exceeded most expectations.
You can imagine the delight, then, when reports emerged indicating that he will be back at Chelsea next season. According to the Gambling Times, Chelsea want Loftus-Cheek at the club, and they’re ready to refuse all interest in him as a result.
This is huge news for the club, as it’s rare that an on-loan player gets a real chance – but it appears as though he will
Take a look at what they’ve had to say below…