"Obviously in January I can sign (a pre-contract agreement) with whoever I want and probably this will attract many clubs. In the last month, he has scored".
"In the last match, the problem was the team, not one or two players", he said.
It was speculated that the Frenchman's lack of goals was responsible for Sarri's decision to leave him on the bench, even when Alvaro Morata is not anyway better.
He never quite reached the goal scoring heights for Arsenal that he'd hit in France and at Chelsea he's only managed four league goals in 24 appearances but, even with the addition of a beard, he remains as good looking as ever.
The world cup victor scored a very vital goal against BATE in the Europa League competition. He scored a lot of goals there, and I want the same again.
What is the hype surrounding Hudson-Odoi?
Chelsea welcome Fulham to Stamford Bridge this Sunday and it will be extremely interesting for those perpetually interested in the transfer rumour mill as to whether a certain defender features at all on the pitch in West London.
However, the upcoming festive period could offer some hope of Premier League action, with Chelsea set to play 10 fixtures, spanning three competitions, across 30 days there's a possibility of Sarri rotating his squad. I ask him during training, "shoot at goal, shoot at goal", but he passes and he passes.
"He makes assists but also he can score goals, these are important because he has very good timings to arrive, he has a good left foot and I say to him 'try, try" but, it's a little hard'.
"I thought it was a dream".