Newly-promoted Norwich City have opened talks to sign Chelsea midfielder Billy Gilmour on loan, but they may face some Premier League competition for the 20-year-old’s signature.
The Scotland international is expected to leave London Blues and spend next season on loan in search of regular game time. However, he sees his long-term future at Stamford Bridge.
is one of the most talented players atChelsea
. He impressed after breaking into the side under
during the 2019-20 season.
However, the 20-year-old wants to play regularly and Chelsea are prepared to let him joinNorwich
, who won the Championship last season.
Norwich will face competition withWolverhampton
over the midfielder’s signature.
The midfielder was outstanding for Scotland in their goalless draw with
at Wembley on Friday night, but a positive COVID-19 test ruled him out of the Group D decider against
Gilmour made 11 appearances for Chelsea last season, five of which came in the Premier League.
Norwich have already signed goalkeeper
and Kosovo winger
as they prepare for the Premier League.