Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi not looking to make Valencia loan switch a permanent transfer

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Batshuayi is on loan at Valencia this season (Picture: Getty)

Michy Batshuayi is determined to return to Chelsea and does not want to make his loan switch to Valencia permanent.

The Chelsea forward joined Valencia in the summer in search of regular first-team action, after new boss Maurizio Sarri sanctioned a loan deal.

Batshuayi has yet to establish himself at the La Liga side, but was prolific while on loan last season at Borussia Dortmund.

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With Sarri preferring Alvaro Morata and Olivier Giroud at Chelsea, Batshuayi would be forgiven for seeking a move elsewhere, but the Belgian said his intention is to return to Stamford Bridge.

No [Im not looking for a permanent move]. Ive so much respect for Chelsea and I love them, he told the Times.

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This loan is important for my development, to show how good I am so that I can go back to Chelsea a better player.

Sarri is now the man in charge at Chelsea (Picture: Getty)

Everyone knows theres real emphasis on technique in La Liga and Im a technical player; in that sense its a good fit.

But all leagues are a good fit for me — I can play anywhere. Germany and England were good fits too.

Sarris arrival at Chelsea has sparked a quick turnaround at the club, with the Blues unbeaten in the new season and just two points off top spot in the Premier League.

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But, there was no room for Batshuayi in Sarris plans and the striker admitted he had not heard anything from the Chelsea boss or the club.

I havent spoken to them, not at all. Thats something for my agent and Chelsea to take care of, but Ive not spoken to the club or Sarri, Batshuayi said.

Batshuayi has been eased into the Valencia side after returning to pre-season late due to international duty, but scored his first goal for the club against Celta de Vigo in his first La Liga start.

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