Chelsea fans will be relieved to see the desperate measures that Borussia Monchengladbach are going to to keep hold of Andreas Christensen. The more fight that the German team put up to keep the defender, the more confident Blues fans become in his ability.
The increasing age and declining quality of Chelsea’s defenders over last season meant that Christensen’s return has seemed inevitable since the midway point of his loan last summer.
Now it seems that Gladbach have given up on signing the Dane and are making a last ditch attempt to get him for one final year. Quotes from SportBild reported by Sport Witness say that the German club are banking on being able to offer the Dane Champions League football. Given that Chelsea are looking in good position to be in Europe themselves, unlikely to
Given how frustrating it was for Chelsea that they were unable to recall him this summer, another season seems likely. Enjoy him while you can, BMG fans, because your chances of seeing him after this season are diminishing rapidly.