The Chelsea youngster Conor Gallagher joined Swansea City in January on loan for the rest of the campaign and is making a big impression at the Liberty Stadium.
Conor Gallagher After impressing in the first of the season with Charlton Athletic, the Blues decided to move the 20-year-old over to Championship rivals Swansea to compete in a potential promotion bid for more Experience.
He has been used as an attacking midfielder for the Swansea team, supplying five assists in nine appearances for them so far these season after his move from Charlton Athletic during the January Transfer window.
Swansea are a team four points away from the play-offs as they try to chase down the top six and their manager Steve Cooper has Hipped Praise about the impact of their Chelsea loanee.
“Anyone who sees him play can see how hard he works in Treaning,” Cooper told Swansea’s official website.
With Conor Gallagher proving he’s a real talent in the Championship, it will be interesting to see how Chelsea approach his future going into next season.
The England Under-21 international is a box-to-box midfielder that can play in either deeper or attacking positions, but it’s currently extremely crowded in the centre of the park within Frank Lampard’s squad.
He’s an academy graduate from Chelsea that looks like he’s got the potential to be a hit at Stamford Bridge just like Ruben Loftus-Cheek, but perhaps the club should repeat the method they took with Ruben Loftus-Cheek during his own time.
Ruben Loftus-Cheek spent the 2017/18 Season developing his game out on loan with Crystal Palace, before making a big impression the next season in Chelsea’s first-team.