Callum Hudson-Odoi seeking Chelsea exit after Frank Lampard snub

Chelsea winger Callum Hudson-Odoi is reportedly seeking a loan move this summer after falling down the pecking order at Stamford Bridge.

Blues boss Frank Lampard has bought in the likes of Hakim Ziyech, Kai Havertz and Timo Werner who can all play out wide and Hudson-Odoi has played just ten minutes of Chelsea's first two Premier League games this season.

The teenager struggled with injuries last campaign but, when he was fit, just seven of 22 league appearances were starts and Hudson-Odoi is said to be desperate for regular first-team football.

Now, talkSPORT are reporting that he is pushing for a loan move, with their transfer expert Alex Crook saying: "Chelsea have been the big spenders this transfer window, but the emphasis is now on trimming their wage bill.

"talkSPORT understands Callum Hudson-Odoi is pushing for a loan move with Bayern Munich reviving their interest.

"Meanwhile, Ruben Loftus-Cheek could be on his way out of Stamford Bridge with Aston Villa keen on signing the England international."

Crook had previously said: "Callum Hudson-Odoi and his advisors are looking for a loan move away from Stamford Bridge.

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"Of course Bayern Munich were heavily linked before he signed a new contract at Chelsea. My understanding is since news has reached them that Hudson-Odoi could be available, they are very interested in taking him to the Bundesliga.

"So yeah, Bayern Munich are very much back on the radar."

Lampard did praise Hudson-Odoi after the winger played the full 90 minutes of the Blues' 6-0 Carabao Cup win over Barnsley, saying: "I think he did well.

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"Not easy with not so many minutes, he is the same as some others in the same boat at the moment. I thought at parts he looked fresh and sharp.

"We talk about work ethic, which he showed really well in terms of getting the ball back for us, recovery runs, all the things which must be absolutely standard in his game.

"If you look at the top wingers in the Premier League and how they play. He showed loads of great moments. I was really pleased with Callum, I thought he had a good night."

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