QPR want to take closer look at ex-Chelsea youngster Mellis

Former Chelsea youngster Jacob Mellis has impressed on his first few days on trial with QPR, prompting manager Mark Hughes to call for an extension.

Former Chelsea youngster Jacob Mellis has impressed on his first few days on trial with QPR, prompting manager Mark Hughes to call for an extension.

The 21-year old was released by the Blues in March after setting off a smoke bomb at the clubs training ground and is now looking to win a contract with the R’s who are keen to take a closer look at him.

"We have had the boy in for a couple of days," said Hughes.

"It is a little bit difficult to really get to see him because we are preparing for really important Premier League games, but we will try and keep him for a couple of weeks.

"We'll see what he has to offer and take it from there."

 

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