By Oli Gamp For Mailonline
Published: 09:18 GMT, 7 January 2021 | Updated: 13:17 GMT, 7 January 2021
Chelsea defender Fikayo Tomori could be blocked from leaving the club on loan in the January transfer window with his team-mate Andreas Christensen set for a spell on the sidelines, reports claim.
Tomori has been restricted to just 45 minutes in the Premier League this season and has not featured competitively since a Carabao Cup shootout defeat to Tottenham in September. With several centre-back options ahead of him, he has been linked with a temporary move away as he seeks regular game time.
But Frank Lampard will put the brakes on such a move after Christensen suffered a blow to his knee in Chelsea's 1-1 draw against Aston Villa, according to the Sun, with the Blues boss now short of defensive cover.
Chelsea defender Fikayo Tomori will be blocked from leaving on loan this month, reports claim
Andreas Christensen faces a spell on the sidelines after suffering a knee blow against Villa
Tomori was part of a