Bayern Munich prime target Callum Hudson-Odoi I set to remain at Stamford Bridge beyond this month if Sarri’s comments is anything to hold on to.
The Italian manager revealed to newsmen in the early hours of today (Tuesday) that the 18-year-old is willing to end his desire to join the Bundesliga giants this month.
According to the manager, as reported by Sky Sports News, Chelsea hierarchy had a fruitful one-on-one discussion with the player’s agent and he’s going to stay with the Blues for the rest of the season.
“The club have told me that in this transfer window, he will remain with us for sure – and very probably in the next, too. I am really very happy with this,” Sarri said.
The former Napoli boss equally revealed that Hudson-Odoi is likely to remain under his guidance till in 2019-2020 season.
Hudson-Odoi is very vocal about his quest for regular acting and he was said to have made up his mind to join the Bavarians before the end of the month.
Sarri’s men are through to Carabao cup final where they will battle free-scoring Manchester City who have scored 28 goals in just six matches.
But before the Carabao Cup final, the Blues will be in action later tonight as they will battle Bournemouth at Vitality stadium. Sarri will hope his players continue their recent winning streak so as to maintain their pace in the race for a top-four finish.
It remains unknown if the young England international will be given the nod to start against the Cherries.