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Chelsea set to end Everton loan for Atsu

Chelsea are set to recall Christian Atsu from Everton in January.

The Mirror says Atsu is back at Chelsea for treatment on a hamstring injury, but the Blues feel that he has not played enough games at Goodison.

Everton boss Roberto Martinez beat off competition from a number of clubs - including Sunderland, Newcastle and West Ham - to land the pacy wideman in August.

Chelsea wanted the 22-year-old playing regularly this season in order to return to the club with a chance of challenging for a first-team place next year.

But he has featured just nine times with only one Premier League start.

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