(Video): The hard evidence of why Ruben Loftus-Cheek is ready for the first team

A lot of the reason that Chelsea fans want Ruben Loftus-Cheek in the team is because he is a homegrown player, who has come through the academy.

It’s only natural they want to see local lads on the pitch.

In the end though, it doesn’t matter what the context is. What matters is what you can do on the pitch, and time after time this season, RLC has proved that he’s ready.

This collection of his best moments shows just that.

Watch below:

Do you think he can make the first team with his recent form?