Chelsea striker Bamford loaned out
Chelsea youngster Patrick Bamford has joined Championship Derby County on loan.
Bamford, 20, will spend the rest of the season with Derby, having been at League One MK Dons during the first half of the campaign and scored 14 league goals for the club.
A statement from Derby read: "Derby County are to sign Chelsea’s England under-21 international forward Patrick Bamford on loan for the remainder of the 2013-14 season.
"The 20-year-old frontman has been a much sought-after player following an impressive loan spell at MK Dons, where he "has scored 16 goals in 29 outings.
"His loan spell with Derby is to be effective from Monday Jan. 6, 2014."