Chelsea fan suggest a strange position that Tuchel Should play Loftus-Cheek following his return.
Ruben Loftus-Cheek has been training under Thomas Tuchel in the past couple of weeks following his loan return from Fulham, and he has played in all Chelsea’s pre-season games under Tuchel so far, and it seems he will return to the first-team next season after finally gaining back his match fitness and confidence out on loan at Fulham last season.However, after returning to training with the first team In the past few weeks, the 25-year old Chelsea playmaker has revealed how strong and fit he is feeling ahead of the 2021-22 season.
Ruben Loftus-Cheek on how he is feeling ahead of next season after returning from a career-threatening injury(via Chelsea website)
“I feel really fit and strong now, and hopefully the injury stay away. Last season was my first full injury-free season which is a massive positive for me because I always used to get niggles”.Loftus-Cheek suffered a serious injury in 2019, and he was out of action for more than a year due to the injury, but he returned to action last season on loan at Fulham.
Loftus-Cheek on his time on loan with Fulham.
“I had last season as a season where I can find my feet and it definitely felt like that at the start, I was struggling mentality and needed to focus on just taking risks in training and get that feel back.
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Loftus-Cheek was a fans-favorite before suffering an injury in 2019.
Meanwhile, Chelsea fans were very happy to know that their big midfielder is finally feeling fit and strong after returning from injury. But one of revealed that he has been using Loftus-Cheek as a central defender in his video game, and think that Tuchel should use him in the same position next season.
Thomas T: In my game, I use Ruben as a CB(Center-Back) because of his tally, his skillfulness, and his powerful physics. I hope this idea could be used by Tuchel.
Below are some of the best reactions from other Chelsea fans(via the official Chelsea website).