“Key player this season” – Some Chelsea fans excited to see their loan favourite back with Lampard

This is an exciting time of the year, where fans of every club can think “things will get better next year” – even clubs with transfer bans.

We’ve got a lot of loan players returning to help us out, and one of the academy players that most people are excited about is Mason Mount. The reaction to seeing him in training with the first team today was considerable.

It all began with a Twitter user called CFCDaily posting one of the first images of the midfielder in training after he and a lot of the other potential first team players arrived yesterday afternoon.

The reactions started there, and there was no stopping the Mason train from that point. Here’s some of the excited reaction from Blues fans delighted to see our boy wonder in a club shirt again: