Frank Lampard has included the 18-year-old in his squad for the trip to Dublin to take on Bohemians in their first pre-season friendly, and ex-Rangers kid Gilmour was handed his chance to impress as a second-half substitute.
And the teenager’s impressive composure, coolness on the ball and ability to pick out a pass caught the eye of supporters on social media, with many claiming he should be given a chance once the Premier League season gets underway next month:
So, do you think Gilmour has the attributes to be the next truly great Scottish player and will he benefit from the Stamford Bridge club’s current transfer ban?
And does he stand a real opportunity of breaking into the Chelseafirst-team during the 2019/20 campaign?
Let us know in the comments section below…