Brighton reportedly interested in Chelsea midfielder

Brighton & Hove Albion are said to be interested in signing Chelsea midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek on loan.

Ruben Loftus-Cheek in action for Chelsea.

The 20-year-old has started just two EFL Cup games for the Blues this season, while appearing once as a substitute in the Premier League.

A report in the Evening Standard says Albion are believed to have made an enquiry for the midfielder, with West Ham also interested in taking him on loan.

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Many had tipped Loftus-Cheek to break into Chelsea’s first-team this season but with Antonio Conte’s team currently top of the Premier League his chances have been limited.

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