Ruben Loftus-Cheek

Born: January 23, 1996 (age 20)

Height: 6'3" (191cm)

Hometown: Lewisham, England
Nationality: England flag English

Position: Midfielder
Team: Chelsea (no. 36)
Chelsea's English midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek runs with the ball during the pre-season friendly International Champions Cup football match between Chelsea and Fiorentina at Stamford Bridge in London on August 5, 2015
Career History
Youth2004-2014Chelsea
Senior2014-Chelsea
International2015-England Under-21s
Sports Mole has 104 articles about Ruben Loftus-Cheek. Articles 1 to 40:
A general view of Stamford bridge is pictured before the start of the UEFA Champions League Group E football match between Chelsea and Bayer Leverkusen on September 13, 2011
Chelsea defend new £90 shirt price
Chelsea defend their decision to sell an enhanced version of their new kit for £90 after the price was criticised following today's launch.
22:04
A general view of Stamford bridge is pictured before the start of the UEFA Champions League Group E football match between Chelsea and Bayer Leverkusen on September 13, 2011
Chelsea unveil new Adidas kit for 2016-17 season
Eden Hazard and Ruben Loftus-Cheek help unveil Chelsea's new Adidas kit for the 2016-17 season.
18:02
Eddie Howe ahead of the Premier League match between Aston Villa and Bournemouth on April 9, 2016
Team News: Eden Hazard returns for Chelsea
Eden Hazard returns to the Chelsea lineup for their trip to Bournemouth this afternoon.
Apr 23, 14:07
City players celebrate Sergio Aguero's opener during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Manchester City on April 16, 2016
Result: Sergio Aguero hat-trick at Stamford Bridge lifts Manchester City up to third
Manchester City climb up to third place in the Premier League table with a straightforward 3-0 win over Chelsea at Stamford Bridge.
Apr 16, 19:21
Big bugger Guus Hiddink watches on during the Premier League game between Swansea City and Chelsea on April 9, 2016
Guus Hiddink: 'Chelsea were not sharp enough against Swansea City'
Chelsea manager Guus Hiddink admits that his side lacked sharpness in the final third during their 1-0 defeat to Swansea at the Liberty Stadium.
Apr 9, 17:50
Gylfi Sigurdsson celebrates opening the scoring during the Premier League game between Swansea City and Chelsea on April 9, 2016
Result: Swansea City end Chelsea's unbeaten streak to reach 40-point mark
Swansea condemn Chelsea to their first defeat in 15 league games as Gylfi Sigurdsson's goal at the Liberty Stadium takes the Swans to the 40-point mark.
Apr 9, 16:54
The Swansea City fans celebrate after Swansea City's French striker Bafetimbi Gomis (C floor) celebrates scoring a second equalising goal from the penalty spot for 2-2 during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Swansea City at St
Preview: Swansea City vs. Chelsea
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League match between Swansea City and Chelsea at the Liberty Stadium.
Apr 8, 13:34
Chelsea's English midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek runs with the ball during the pre-season friendly International Champions Cup football match between Chelsea and Fiorentina at Stamford Bridge in London on August 5, 2015
Chelsea boss Guus Hiddink: 'I wanted Ruben Loftus-Cheek to suffer'
Chelsea interim boss Guus Hiddink says that he wanted Ruben Loftus-Cheek to "suffer" when he left him on the pitch against Aston Villa on Saturday.
Apr 4, 11:49
Pedro is pleased with himself after scoring during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Newcastle United on February 13, 2016
Result: Chelsea cruise past miserable Aston Villa
Chelsea condemn rockbottom Aston Villa to a seventh straight defeat thanks to first Premier League goals from Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Alexandre Pato and a Pedro double.
Apr 2, 14:39
Micah Richards of Aston Villa looks on during the pre season friendly between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Aston Villa at Molineux on July 28, 2015
Team News: Aston Villa make two changes for Chelsea clash
Eric Black names his first side since taking charge of Aston Villa on an interim basis.
Apr 2, 11:55
England manager Gareth Southgate looks on during the UEFA Under21 European Championship match between England and Italy at Andruv Stadium on June 24, 2015
Result: Chuba Akpom on target but England Under-21s are held in Switzerland
Chuba Akpom's second-half opener was not enough as England Under-21s are denied three big points by Switzerland in a Euro 2017 qualifier in Thun.
Mar 26, 19:55
Chelsea boss Guus Hiddink strikes a pose in the dugout during the game with Watford on December 26, 2015
Chelsea boss Guus Hiddink: 'We reacted perfectly to get draw
Chelsea interim boss Guus Hiddink says that his team "reacted perfectly" to come from behind to grab a 2-2 draw with West Ham United.
Mar 19, 17:58
Cesc Fabregas celebrates the equaliser during the Premier League game between Chelsea and West Ham United on March 19, 2016
Result: Chelsea's Cesc Fabregas denies West Ham United famous win
West Ham United miss the chance to move into fourth in the Premier League table after conceding late on in a 2-2 draw at Chelsea on Saturday afternoon.
Mar 19, 17:02
Kenedy celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Norwich City and Chelsea on March 1, 2016
Gary Cahill praises "incredible" Kenedy goal
Gary Cahill praises Chelsea teammate Kenedy for scoring the fastest goal of the Premier League season to date.
Mar 2, 20:52
Chelsea's English midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek runs with the ball during the pre-season friendly International Champions Cup football match between Chelsea and Fiorentina at Stamford Bridge in London on August 5, 2015
Ruben Loftus-Cheek signs new Chelsea deal
Chelsea midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek extends his contract with the Blues to the end of the 2020-21 season.
Feb 29, 13:16
Bertrand Traore #14 of Chelsea takes the ball in the first half against the New York Red Bulls during the International Champions Cup at Red Bull Arena on July 22, 2015
Guus Hiddink hints at Bertrand Traore inclusion
Chelsea manager Guus Hiddink suggests that Bertrand Traore will be involved in his side's FA Cup showdown with Manchester City at Stamford Bridge.
Feb 20, 22:50
Eden Hazard congratulates little Oscar during the FA Cup game between MK Dons and Chelsea on January 31, 2016
Result: Oscar scores first-half hat-trick as Chelsea thump MK Dons in FA Cup
Oscar scores a first-half hat-trick and Eden Hazard ends his 273-day wait for a goal as Chelsea destroy MK Dons 5-1 in the fourth round of the FA Cup.
Jan 31, 17:51
Chelsea boss Guus Hiddink strikes a pose in the dugout during the game with Watford on December 26, 2015
Guus Hiddink: 'Champions League qualification still possible'
Interim Chelsea manager Guus Hiddink insists that his side have not given up hope of finishing in the top four of the Premier League this season.
Jan 12, 18:30
Ola Aina of Chelsea in action during a Pre Season Friendly between Chelsea and Fiorentina at Stamford Bridge on August 5, 2015
Report: Arsenal want Chelsea youngster Ola Aina
A report claims that Chelsea's 19-year-old defender Ola Aina, who is out of contract at the end of this season, is a transfer target for Arsenal.
Jan 11, 22:10
Chelsea's English midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek runs with the ball during the pre-season friendly International Champions Cup football match between Chelsea and Fiorentina at Stamford Bridge in London on August 5, 2015
Gary Cahill hails Ruben Loftus-Cheek potential
Chelsea defender Gary Cahill tips teammate Ruben Loftus-Cheek to enjoy a similar rise to that of Tottenham Hotspur and England midfielder Dele Alli.
Jan 11, 20:51
Scunthorpe United manager Mark Robins during the Sky Bet League One match between Leyton Orient and Scunthorpe United at The Matchroom Stadium on January 31, 2015
Mark Robins "proud" of Scunthorpe United despite Chelsea defeat
Scunthorpe United manager Mark Robins is "proud" of his side despite their FA Cup exit at the hands of Chelsea at Stamford Bridge.
Jan 10, 19:27
Ruben Loftus-Cheek scores Chelsea's second goal during the FA Cup third-round match against Scunthorpe United at Stamford Bridge on January 10, 2016
Guus Hiddink talks up Ruben Loftus-Cheek potential
Interim Chelsea manager Guus Hiddink praises Ruben Loftus-Cheek after the youngster fired the Blues into the fourth round of the FA Cup with his first goal for the club.
Jan 10, 19:14
Ruben Loftus-Cheek scores Chelsea's second goal during the FA Cup third-round match against Scunthorpe United at Stamford Bridge on January 10, 2016
Ruben Loftus-Cheek pleased with first Chelsea goal
Chelsea midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek reveals his delight after scoring his first goal for the Blues in Sunday's FA Cup third-round tie against Scunthorpe United.
Jan 10, 17:52
Diego Costa celebrates scoring during the FA Cup game between Chelsea and Scunthorpe on January 10, 2016
Result: Chelsea book spot in fourth round of FA Cup
Chelsea advance into the fourth round of the FA Cup with a 2-0 win over League One side Scunthorpe United at Stamford Bridge.
Jan 10, 15:50
Chelsea's Pedro attempts an unsuccessful shot on goal during the FA Cup third-round match against Scunthorpe United at Stamford Bridge  on January 10, 2016
Live Commentary: Chelsea 2-0 Scunthorpe United - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of the FA Cup third-round match between Chelsea and Scunthorpe United at Stamford Bridge, which the hosts won 2-0.
Jan 10, 13:00
Headshot of Sam Matterface dated August 10, 2015
In Off The Post: The Sam Matterface Column - Jose Mourinho special
In his latest Sports Mole column, commentator Sam Matterface has his say on Jose Mourinho's Chelsea departure.
Dec 18, 11:54
Oscar of Chelsea in action during the Pre Season Friendly match between Chelsea and Fiorentina at Stamford Bridge on August 5, 2015
Team News: Chelsea make four changes for Maccabi Tel Aviv
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho makes four changes for his side's Champions League clash with Maccabi Tel Aviv, as Oscar returns to the starting XI in place of Pedro.
Nov 24, 18:48
Duncan Whatmore of England celebrates with team mate Matt Targett after scoring during a European Under 21 Qualifier between England U21 and Switzerland U21 at Amex Stadium on November 16, 2015
Result: England Under-21s comeback downs Switzerland Under-21s
Duncan Watmore comes off the bench to inspire England Under-21s to a 3-1 victory over their Swiss counterparts in Brighton.
Nov 16, 19:41
Head coach of England Gareth Southgate is seen before the international friendly match between U21 Czech Republic and U21 England at Letna Stadium on March 27, 2015
Half-Time Report: England Under-21s concede late first-half goal to Switzerland Under-21s
England Under-21s struggle to find the breakthrough as Gareth Southgate's team head into the break against Switzerland U21s goalless in Brighton.
Nov 16, 18:38
Chelsea's English midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek runs with the ball during the pre-season friendly International Champions Cup football match between Chelsea and Fiorentina at Stamford Bridge in London on August 5, 2015
Ruben Loftus-Cheek scores for Chelsea's Under-21s against Liverpool
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho watches Ruben Loftus-Cheek score for the Under-21s in a win over Liverpool.
Nov 9, 08:13
Dominic Solanke of Chelsea in action during the UEFA Youth League Quarter Final match between Chelsea and Atletico Madrid at Chelsea Training Ground on March 10, 2015
Chelsea striker Dominic Solanke gets maiden England Under-21s call-up
Chelsea teenager Dominic Solanke receives his first England Under-21s call-up after impressing out on loan at Vitesse in Holland.
Nov 5, 14:13
Chelsea's Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho is pictured before the start of the English Premier League football match between West Ham United and Chelsea at The Boleyn Ground in Upton Park, east London on October 24, 2015
Preview: Stoke City vs. Chelsea
Sports Mole previews the League Cup action as Jose Mourinho's Chelsea travel to face Stoke City at the Britannia Stadium.
Oct 27, 16:26
Eden Hazard of Chelsea looks on during the Pre Season Friendly match between Chelsea and Fiorentina at Stamford Bridge on August 5, 2015
Team News: Eden Hazard returns for Chelsea in Kiev
Eden Hazard is recalled to Jose Mourinho's starting XI for Chelsea's trip to face Dynamo Kiev in Champions League Group G.
Oct 20, 18:41
Jose Mourinho Manager of Chelsea looks on prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Chelsea at St James' Park on September 26, 2015 in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom.
Preview: Dynamo Kiev vs. Chelsea
Sports Mole previews Chelsea's Champions League trip to Dynamo Kiev on Tuesday evening.
Oct 19, 16:40
Chelsea players celebrate their team's first goal by Diego Costa (obscured) during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Aston Villa at Stamford Bridge on October 17, 2015
Result: Diego Costa helps Chelsea return to winning ways
Chelsea beat Aston Villa 2-0 at Stamford Bridge to return to winning ways and pile further misery on their struggling opponents in the process.
Oct 17, 16:52
Jack Grealish of Aston Villa and Cesar Azpilicueta of Chelsea compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Aston Villa at Stamford Bridge on October 17, 2015
Half-Time Report: Brad Guzan error gifts Chelsea interval lead
Diego Costa's goal 11 minutes before half time proves the difference between Chelsea and Aston Villa in a tightly-contested opening 45 minutes at Stamford Bridge.
Oct 17, 15:47
Eden Hazard of Chelsea looks on during the Pre Season Friendly match between Chelsea and Fiorentina at Stamford Bridge on August 5, 2015
Team News: Eden Hazard misses out for Chelsea against Aston Villa
Eden Hazard is left on the bench for Chelsea as they welcome Aston Villa to Stamford Bridge.
Oct 17, 14:10
Jose Mourinho Manager of Chelsea shows his frustration after conceding the third goal to Southampton during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Southampton at Stamford Bridge on October 3, 2015 in London, United Kingdom.
Preview: Chelsea vs. Aston Villa
Sports Mole previews all of the Premier League action as struggling champions Chelsea welcome Tim Sherwood's Aston Villa to Stamford Bridge.
Oct 15, 16:51
Ruben Loftus-Cheek of England is congratulated on his goal during the European Under 21 Qualifier match between England U21 and Kazakhstan U21 at Ricoh Arena on October 13, 2015
Result: England Under-21s ease past Kazakhstan
Goals from Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Nathan Redmond guide England Under-21s to a 3-0 victory over Kazakhstan in their European Championship qualifying clash.
Oct 13, 19:36
Jesse Lingard of England celebrates scoring to make it 1-0 with Nathan Redmond during the UEFA Under21 European Championship 2015 match between Sweden and England at Andruv Stadium on June 21, 2015
Half-Time Report: England Under-21s being held by Kazakhstan in Euro qualifier
England Under-21s are drawing 0-0 with Kazakhstan Under-21s despite dominating the first half.
Oct 13, 18:33
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2Tottenham HotspurSpurs361913467283970
3Arsenal361910759342567
4Manchester CityMan City361971068383064
5Manchester UnitedMan Utd35179943311260
6West Ham UnitedWest Ham351514660431759
7Southampton361691153391457
8Liverpool3515101059481155
9Chelsea351212115548748
10Stoke CityStoke36139143852-1448
11Everton351014115549644
12Watford35128153642-644
13Swansea CitySwansea361110153750-1343
14West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom361011153246-1441
15Bournemouth36118174363-2041
16Crystal Palace36109173646-1039
17Newcastle UnitedNewcastle3689193964-2533
18Sunderland35711174058-1832
19Norwich CityNorwich3587203561-2631
RAston Villa3637262772-4516