Callum Hudson-Odoi reacts on Instagram as 24-year-old player leaves Chelsea
Callum Hudson-Odoi, a Chelsea winger who also came through the club’s academy, has posted an emotional farewell message to Mason Mount following his departure from Chelsea. The club confirmed that Mount has signed for Manchester United, ending his 18-year association with Chelsea.
Hudson-Odoi expressed his heartfelt sentiments to Mount, highlighting their journey together from winning youth cups to playing on the big stage. He wished Mount nothing but the best for his future.
Club legend Didier Drogba also expressed his disappointment on Instagram regarding Mount’s move to Manchester United.
With Mount’s departure, it remains to be seen if Hudson-Odoi will also leave Chelsea during this transfer window. Both players have been regarded as highly talented youngsters developed in Chelsea’s academy, and their exits are seen as a blow to the club.
Chelsea has been focusing on signing some of the best rising stars worldwide, but it is always difficult when talented players from the academy decide to leave.