youngster Levi Colwill get promoted to first-team squad by Thomas Tuchel

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Chelsea boss, Thomas Tuchel, has promoted youngster Levi Colwill to be among the first-team squad until the  season ends due to  Andreas Christensen’s injury, Goal reports.

Christensen sustained a tendon problem during Chelsea’s 2-1 win against Manchester City earlier this month.

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The centre-back has not been able to train since then.

However, Tuchel has now drafted Colwill in as cover for Christensen.

Colwill has impressed for Chelsea’s development side this summer.

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Another player promoted is Billy Gilmour, but the Scottish youngster had an unhappy night as Chelsea lost 1-0 against Arsenal on Wednesday night.

Gilmour was substituted at half-time by Tuchel, who sent on Callum Hudson-Odoi in his place and deployed Mason Mount in a deeper role.

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