Chelsea fans have expressed their delight after promising right-back Reece James returned to training following an injury lay-off.
Now, having taken to the training pitch gain, club supporters believe James has what it takes to unseat current first-choice right-back Cesar Azpiliecueta.
Reece James has returned to training with Chelsea after having ankle surgery in the summer
Youngster celebrated his return to fitness by dropping a crutch in a video shared by Chelsea
The injury that forced him to miss the beginning of the campaign was picked up on England Under-20 international duty.
Chelsea announced the full-back’s return with a video showing James dropping a crutch, captioned ‘drop it’.
James also shared a photo of himself on the training pitch and the words: ‘It’s been a while.’
One supporter said on Twitter: ‘Azpi is shaking’, while another believes the Spaniard should ‘run for your life.’