The agent of Chelsea star Ruben Loftus-Cheek has, on Friday, supplied a contemporary perception into his consumer’s future at Stamford Bridge.
Latest weeks, after all, have seen hypothesis start to mount that midfielder Loftus-Cheek might be in line for a contemporary summer time departure from west London.
RLC endured one thing of a hit-and-miss marketing campaign with Chelsea in 2021/22, racking up a good 39 appearances throughout all competitions.
Lower than half of those outings, although, got here within the type of begins, culminating in contemporary chatter within the media of late that these ready of energy at Stamford Bridge may choose to money in on the membership’s academy product within the case of an inexpensive provide being tabled.
And one such membership, in flip, tipped as a possible touchdown spot comes within the type of Lazio.
Murmurs have begun to unfold that Maurizio Sarri could be eager to reunite with Loftus-Cheek within the Italian capital, amid ongoing hypothesis surrounding the way forward for the Biancocelesti’s star midfielder, Sergej Milinkovic-Savic.
Talking on Friday, it subsequently got here as little shock when the topic of his consumer’s Serie A hyperlinks have been put to none aside from Loftus-Cheek’s agent.
Throughout an interview with Italian outlet Tuttosport, although, Jonathan Barnett was fast to shoot down rumours of a possible Sarri reunion, hinting that RLC’s focus stays firmly on all issues Chelsea:
“He and [Maurizio] Sarri have a superb relationship, however for the second there’s nothing [with Lazio].”
“Regardless of the membership being in a transformative part [owing to a change in ownership], Chelsea are nonetheless a prime membership. It’s tough to go away such a membership.”
Ruben Loftus-Cheek’s agent, Jonathan Barnett:
“Regardless of the membership being in a transformative part [owing to a change in ownership], #Chelsea are nonetheless a prime membership. It’s tough to go away such a membership.”
— Absolute Chelsea (@AbsoluteChelsea) May 27, 2022
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