Pasalic told 24sata: "When I went to say goodbye to Jose Mourinho, he told me the best way to return to Chelsea is go play on-loan. He also told me that I will have to go to Spain and give the best of myself because he will take note all of my games.
"Technical Director Michael Emenalo then said that both he and Mourinho will come to see me in Spain.
"Elche? I like this option ... I have always dreamed of playing in the Liga one day."
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