The 23-year-old ruptured his Achilles tendon in May and has not but featured for Frank Lampard’s aspect this season.
Speaking earlier this month, Lampard revealed that Loftus-Cheek had suffered ‘a few setbacks’ on his road to recovery and refused to put a timescale on the midfielder’s return.
‘He hasn’t had a brand new one however it’s not flying alongside as a lot as we might need and it’s not for the need of making an attempt by all people, together with Ruben himself,’ mentioned the Chelsea supervisor.
‘There is nothing worse than being injured but at the moment we are no closer to him being fit.’
But Loftus-Cheek supplied Lampard with a well timed boost on Tuesday as a video confirmed him operating and kicking a soccer on one of many pitches at Chelsea’s training floor.
After a run of seven consecutive victories, Chelsea are actually struggling to discover kind below Lampard and have registered simply 4 wins of their final 11 fixtures.
Chelsea at the moment sit fourth within the Premier League desk however Tottenham have now closed the hole to simply three factors.
Manchester United have additionally remained in competition and are solely 4 factors behind Lampard’s aspect within the race for a top-four place.