Blues to discover Checkatrade Trophy opponents
After finishing as group winners in the Checkatrade Trophy group for the first time, our development squad will find out their knockout round opponents when the draw is made this lunchtime.
A committed defender with a good attitude, he represented the youth team as both an Under-15 and Under-16 schoolboy, before featuring regularly in our Treble-winning Under-18 campaign in 2016/17. As captain of England Under-17s, he came within seconds of the European Championship title in the summer of 2017 before featuring in every game at the Under-17 World Cup later in the year, scoring in the 5-2 final victory against Spain.
Guehi's goals were a major talking point throughout 2017/18, most notably in the Under-17 World Cup final for England.
Guehi's goals were a major talking point throughout 2017/18 as the teenager netted at significant moments, including in Youth Cup victories over West Brom, Tottenham and Arsenal, the latter coming in our 7-1 aggregate win in the final. He featured 30 times for the youth team as Jody Morris's side completed a remarkable Quadruple, and made his development squad debut in late March.
In September 2017, he signed a first professional contract until the end of the 2019/20 season.