Chelsea have ruled out their player’s departure, but that has failed to stop the latest approach…
Roma are set to go against the wishes of Blues manager Jose Mourinho, and will offer Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech a chance to escape Stamford Bridge in the January transfer window – reports the Daily Mirror.
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The Serie A giants are confident of landing the 32 year-old, despite the Blues boss saying there is “no chance” he will be sold.
The Premier League joint-leaders recently allowed veteran back-up stopper Mark Schwarzer to leave for Leicester on an 18-month permanent deal, and now had extra motivation to keep their number two.
As the source explains, Cech, Chelsea’s first choice for over a decade, has publicly admitted to being frustrated at sitting on the bench with young Belgian Thibault Courtois now ahead of him in the pecking order, and his frustration has sparked interest from a clutch of clubs in Europe.
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