On Loan

Young midfielder moves on loan

Academy midfielder Ruben Sammut is joining Falkirk on a season-long loan.

The 20-year-old, who has been in our Academy since the Under-8 age group, has also signed a new Chelsea contract to the summer of 2019.

Sammut is an FA Youth Cup and a UEFA Youth League winner, and at international level he has been capped by Scotland Under-21s.

Falkirk, for whom he will play next season, compete in the Scottish Championship.