- Billy Gilmour has been impressive since his debut for Chelsea in 2020 under the tutelage of Frank Lampard
- Norwich City are now looking to snap him up on loan, with the newly-promoted side keen to strengthen their squad ahead of next season
- Gilmour, who made 11 appearances for the Blues last season recently earned a call-up with Scotland for the Euro 2020
Chelsea youngster Billy Gilmour is reportedly on the verge of leaving Samford Bridge ahead of a season-long loan move to Norwich City.
Despite impressing in fleeting performances since making his debut for the Blues in 2020 under Frank Lampard, Gilmour has found it difficult to nail a starting role at the club.
The Scottish is currently behind Jorginho and Mateo Kovacic in the pecking order, a situation that has left him with no choice but to seek a move away.
SunSport reports the promising midfielder is in line to join Norwich for the rest of the season next term, with the newly-promoted side desperate to bolster their squad.
Last week, the publication claimed Norwich were in a pole position to land the 20-year-old who is also angling for first-team football.
According to Sky Sports, Gilmour has already agreed to move to Norwich for a season and the deal could be announced in the coming days.
The development came only days after the former Rangers academy starlet produced a man-of-the-match performance for Scotland against England in the Euros at Wembley.
Lukaku ignores Manchester City
The Belgian star helped Inter Milan win their first Serie A title in over a decade but became a transfer subject after the exit of Antonio Conte from the club a few weeks back.
Chelsea have also been linked with a move for the former Everton and Manchester United star but he has insisted that he is happy at his present club.
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He believes that Nerazzurri can retain the league title next season even without the Italian-born manager.
Eto's wants Ramos at Barcelona
Meanwhile, Legit.ng earlier reported that Barcelona legend Samuel Eto'o has urged the Catalans to sign Spanish defender Sergio Ramos this summer.
The 35-year-old centre-back ended his 16-year relationship with Real Madrid this month after refusing to extend his stay at the Santiago Bernabeu.
Since then, Ramos has been linked with two major clubs - Paris Saint Germain and Manchester United but the Cameroonian wants his former club to make an attempt to lure him to Camp Nou.