He told De Gelderlander: “What's called: excellent. Nothing has changed about our relationship. We still have the same focus and working method and there is frequent contact. We have seen in recent years that a loan programme can have value for both clubs.
“As in previous years, we looked at various options," explained Spors. “Everything has to do with positions, qualities and the arrival of players from other clubs. So the course of events says nothing about our relationship with Chelsea."