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Did Hudson-Odoi show he deserves to start for Chelsea?

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Callum Hudson-Odoi made only his fifth start of the season for Chelsea in their Carabao Cup semi-final first leg with Tottenham at WembleyChelsea winger Callum Hudson-Odoi backed up his two assists against Nottingham Forest in the FA Cup with an impressive display against Tottenham in the Carabao Cup semi-final at Wembley.The 18-year-old has been linked with a move to Bayern Munich in recent weeks, having struggled to claim a regular spot in Maurizio Sarri's side.The Blues academy product played on the right wing in the first leg of the 1-0 defeat by Spurs - his fifth start of the season.
He played for 79 minutes before being substituted for Olivier Giroud.BBC Sport looks at how the England Under-19 midfielder fared under the spotlight, and the eye of watching England manager Gareth Southgate.
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Dangerous Hudson-Odoi impresses
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Hudson-Odoi played mainly down the right wing, but was switched to the left when Pedro came on as a substitute on 63 minutesIn 79 minutes on the pitch, Hudson-Odoi made 43 passes in the opposition half - which was the same as Spurs' Christian Eriksen (18), Harry Winks (18) and Son Heung-min (7) combined.In all, he completed 81.1% of the 53 passes he attempted, including two key ones.And as the average position graphic below shows, only Hazard (10) played in a more advanced position than Hudson-Odoi (20) throughout the game.
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'Bayern move would benefit Hudson-Odoi'
Former Tottenham and England midfielder Jermaine Jenas on BBC Radio 5 live"I think Callum Hudson-Odoi played well and I was impressed. He didn't particularly stand out but he is a young player in a good team and he did okay."When you do not play a lot you try and fit in rather than having a go at taking it on. The more he plays, he will start to take on the mantle of being the difference. He looked dangerous today and if he was given a target man he could have caused some problems."I think moving to Bayern Munich would be beneficial for him because I think this is just a phase with Maurizio Sarri and I do not believe he is going to be consistently playing."It seems Bayern Munich may have hit that magical number Chelsea were looking for for Hudson-Odoi. I still hope he stays at Chelsea and in the Premier League and we get to see the best of him week in and week out."I'm also of the opinion if Chelsea accept that bid it tells its own story and he should go out and seek first-team football at one of the giants of European football."The competition is fierce in his position at Chelsea. He has to get past Pedro, Willian and Eden Hazard. I don't think he warrants a starting position currently."
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