He continued: “Fans are so important. You realise it even more [now]. I think the sport is for fans really, do you know what I mean?
“I think if you don’t have fans, and you don’t play in front of fans, it just doesn’t feel right.
“Especially on matchday the fans are always amazing and always help the team. Whether it’s home or even away, our fans are always brilliant and I feel like they’re always there with us.”
Loftus-Cheek added: “The fans are what make football what it is.