John Swift: Chelsea youngster extends Brentford stay

John Swift
John Swift spent time on loan at Rotherham and Swindon last season

Championship side Brentford have extended the loan spell of Chelsea's England Under-21 international John Swift until the end of the season.

The 20-year-old midfielder has scored three goals in 15 appearances since joining the Bees on an initial month-long deal at the start of October.

"John has lots of scope to develop further," Bees head coach Dean Smith told the club website.external-link

"It is great to have him as part of the squad for the rest of the season."