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Chelsea reward Baker

Chelsea youngster Lewis Baker has signed a new five-year contract with the club.

The 19-year-old midfielder has been with the Blues since joining their U10 side and was named the Young Player of the Year last season.

He was a key member of the Chelsea U21 side which won the U21 Premier League title last term and made his first-team debut as a substitute in the FA Cup third round win at Derby in January.

Baker made seven appearances for the England U17 side and has so far played 14 times for England U19, scoring nine goals.