“We have a high sympathy for Liverpool for sure,” Cramer told Vietnam News. “We are still in a good relationship with Jurgen and many others at Liverpool, so for me, it’s my preferred club in the EPL as well. But don’t expect that we will make gifts to Liverpool.
“He [Bellingham] has a contract. I’m a sales person regarding commercial business, but not regarding the player’s business. We are happy to have him on board 100% and the longer Jude will play for us, the better it will be.”
Despite Chelsea’s co-owner and acting sporting director potentially making a big play for Bellingham, the England man will likely want to play Champions League football next season and Graham Potter’s side will have to lift themselves out of eighth place in the Premier League in order to tempt him into a move to Stamford Bridge.