Chelsea confirmed both Hudson-Odoi and Ruben loftus-cheek will be staying at the club: check out the details

Ruben Loftus-Cheek set to stay at Chelsea despite loan rumours – The Athletic

Ruben Loftus-Cheek is set to stay at Chelsea despite rumours about a possible loan move, The Athletic reports.

As per the source, the midfielder has not been told that he is surplus to requirements at Stamford Bridge as it stands.ADVERTISEMENThttps://bd75902990815ee49aef09151994f411.safeframe.googlesyndication.com/safeframe/1-0-38/html/container.html

At the same time, Loftus-Cheek’s hefty wages are an issue, while a disappointing loan spell at Fulham has further lessened the interest of clubs in the Premier League and beyond.

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Still, the 25-year-old also backs himself to force way into Thomas Tuchel’s plans.

With no midfield signing seemingly incoming, Ruben might have a chance to become a fourth-choice midfield, although he’s yet to feature for the Blues this season

Chelsea block Hudson-Odoi’s attempts to leave on loan – multiple sources

Chelsea have refused to let Callum Hudson-Odoi leave on loan, according to The Athletic and Sky Sports.

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The forward himself was willing to move elsewhere due to concerns over his game

Borussia Dortmund were leading the race for the 20-year-old, as they promised to give Hudson-Odoi minutes in his preferred position on the left wing.

Leicester were also rumoured to be interested in the winger, although their preference would be a permanent move.

However, Chelsea have decided that Hudson-Odoi will remain a part of Thomas Tuchel’s squad this season.

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Callum is yet to feature in this Premier League campaign, with his sole appearance so far taking place in the UEFA Super Cup.

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