We bring you up to date with how some of our players out on loan have been performing, including news of more goals for one of our young forwards.
Tammy Abraham’s impressive form in front of goal continued with the striker scoring a brace in Aston Villa’s 2-1 win over Ipswich Town at Villa Park.
The first of his two strikes was a close-range volley while the second, which arrived after the break, came from the penalty spot.
Abraham has now scored 19 goals this season.
In the FA Cup, Kurt Zouma was part of the Everton side beaten 3-2 by Millwall on Saturday. The Frenchman came off the bench for the Toffees, who conceded a last-minute goal to send them out of the competition.
There was also FA Cup defeat for Kenedy, who started for Newcastle in their 2-0 home defeat by Watford.
Kasey Palmer’s bright start to life at Bristol City continued on Friday night with the midfielder named man of the match in their 2-1 FA Cup win over Bolton Wanderers.
Palmer, who played all but the last 15 minutes of the game, was one of three Chelsea loanees to start for Bristol, along with Jay Dasilva and Tomas Kalas.
Derby also secured their progression to the FA Cup fifth round courtesy of a 1-0 away win against Accrington Stanley. Fikayo Tomori and Mason Mount both started, although the latter was withdrawn in the first half due to a hamstring problem.
In Serie A, having been named man of the match in last week’s game against Genoa, Tiemoue Bakayoko performed well once again for AC Milan as they drew 0-0 with Napoli.
Ola Aina continues to impress for Torino. The defender played the full game as they beat Inter 1-0 at the weekend.
Mario Pasalic, meanwhile, played all but the final few minutes of Atalanta’s 3-3 draw with Roma.
In the Netherlands, both Eduardo and Jake Clarke-Salter started for Vitesse as they were beaten 2-1 by Fortuna Sittard at the weekend.
In Spain, Kenneth Omeruo was part of the Leganes team who came from 2-0 down to earn a point against Eibar.
Kylian Hazard started for Cercle Brugge as they lost 2-1 at home to Sint-Truiden, while Metz drew 0-0 with Ajaccio in France, Victorien Angban was part of the side.
Aside from Abraham, there was plenty of other Chelsea interest in Championship action, with Reece James producing a solid display for Wigan despite being on the losing side against Nottingham Forest, the Latics falling to a 3-1 defeat, while Todd Kane was part of the Hull side beaten 3-0 at Blackburn.
In League One, Dujon Sterling played the full game as Coventry were beaten 2-0 by Blackpool.
Bradley Collins started for Burton in their 1-1 draw with Bradford, just days after facing Manchester City for the second time in the semi-final of the Carabao Cup. Having lost 9-0 at the Etihad in the first leg, Burton lost by just a solitary strike in the return.
In League Two, Jacob Maddox was on target as Cheltenham came from behind to beat Macclesfield 3-2 at the weekend, while Nathan Baxter and Josh Grant were part of the Yeovil side beaten 2-0 by Lincoln last week.
Having only joined Basingstoke Town on loan at the end of last week, Jack Wakely made his debut in Saturday’s 2-2 draw against Harrow Borough.
Jared Thompson, meanwhile, kept a clean sheet for Warrenpoint in Northern Ireland, They beat Newry 2-0.