Hudson-Odoi’s lack of game time
Callum Hudson-Odoi is one of the brightest prospects in English football.
Despite this, the young winger has been deprived of game time at Stamford Bridge this season.
Hudson-Odoi has yet to start a Premier League games this season and has only been used as a sub four times.
The 18-year-old is afforded more playing time in the Europe League, making seven appearances so far this campaign.
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However, only three of those games have been starts.
Ferdinand tells Hudson-Odoi to leave
In his brief playing time this season, Hudson-Odoi has scored four and assisted three in 16 appearances.
Hudson-Odoi also gives Chelsea an extra attacking edge and looks to be a threat every time he gets on the ball.
However, he doesn’t look like he will be a regular starter at Chelsea anytime soon.
As a result, Rio Ferdinand has urged the Chelsea youth product to leave London and follow in the footsteps of the likes of Jadon Sancho and Reiss Nelson:
“I don’t know how he doesn’t get more game time.
“If I was him, and I am not getting game time, and seeing Jadon Sancho and Reiss Nelson flying in Germany, other young players who are getting game time in teams who I would consider myself better than, I’d be gone.
“I would be saying, ‘I am going’.
“I’d want to feel that I have a real chance of getting in the first team and opportunities.
“Under Sarri, until now, I think he will be sitting there thinking: ‘I don’t feel part of his plans properly when I feel I am ready now’.”As quoted by the Mirror.