Sierra Leone-born and England Under-21 international has joined French Ligue One Lorient on a season-long loan deal from Chelsea FC.

The Chelsea player was unveiled on Tuesday by French side Lorient. 

Trevoh, who is still eligible to represent Sierra Leone last season played on loan at Huddersfield after Ipswich Town spell

An England Under-21 international, Chalobah has yet to play a competitive first-team game for Chelsea, although he was on the bench for the 2018 FA Cup final.

“FC Lorient is pleased to announce today the arrival in the form of a one-season loan without an option to buy Trevoh Chalobah (21 years old, 1m90), the young defensive midfielder of Chelsea,” the club announced on their website.

Christophe Pelissier, FC Lorient coach, is happy to see Trevoh join his squad: “Trevoh is a young player already with great experience, having played two full seasons in the Championship. He has thus forged a character allowing him to play at the highest level and to fight for maintenance. A versatile player, since he can also play in central defense, Trevoh has an athletic profile that complements our squad ”.

“I am delighted to join FC Lorient today. The prospect of evolving at the highest French level and discovering a new culture convinced me. The FCL is a recognized club and the challenge proposed by the leaders of Lorient is attractive. I can’t wait to start this new adventure in my new colors.” Trevoh told club’s site.

The Midfielder cum defender played made 36 Championship appearances for Huddersfield last season.

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