Genk keeper coach Martens: Courtois not ready for Chelsea

Racing Genk goalkeeper coach Guy Martens says Thibaut Courtois needs another season away from Chelsea.

Genk sold Courtois to Chelsea last summer before they sent him on-loan to Atletico Madrid.

Martens says: "I do not think Courtois should immediately return to Chelsea. Petr Cech is one of the best keepers in the world, has extensive experience and is a club stalwart.

"Perhaps the training at Chelsea is on a higher level, but I think Thibaut is not for the bench."

He added: "He is well coached at Atletico Madrid and this is pleasing Chelsea. He should not change for change's sake."

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