Conor Gallagher is set to join Crystal Palace on loan for the 2020/21 campaign.
The 20-year-old impressed during his time with Charlton Athletic and Swansea City last season, and is about to make the step up to the Premier League.
Several clubs were interested in taking the youngster on loan, however football.london understands Gallagher had a medical with the Eagles on Sunday.
The midfielder now looks set to follow in the footsteps of Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Michy Batshuayi and make the switch to Selhurst Park.
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Football.london also understands that an option to buy will not be part of the deal.
Gallagher was named the Chelsea Academy Player of the Year in 2019 and spent the next season out on loan in the Championship.
The youngster ended the season with six goals to his name, with another eight assists to his name over the campaign.
And the Blues have wanted to give him Premier League experience, with the likes of Leeds United, Fulham and Southampton all keen on him.
Palace have already strengthened their attacking options with the addition of Ebere Eze, and Gallagher could be another player to join their squad.
Gallagher has been with the first team squad since the beginning of pre-season and played in the second half of their friendly on Saturday at Brighton.
Chelsea Premier League fixtures 2020/21
But the youngster is now set to train with the Development Squad ahead of his next loan move.
Ethan Ampadu could also head out on loan again this season, however is trying to earn his spot in Frank Lampard’s squad for the upcoming campaign.