Cesar Azpilicueta has triggered a one-year contract extension with Chelsea with the skipper more likely to keep put on the Bridge past this coming summer time.

There had been hypothesis doing the rounds over the Spaniard’s future within the English capital heading into the final leg of the marketing campaign with Barcelona rising the frontrunners to land the Chelsea captain.

In line with a report from The Athletic, it’s claimed that Azpilicueta’s contract extension was triggered following the veteran defender turning out in a sure variety of video games over the course of the season for Thomas Tuchel’s males.

Azpilicueta’s new deal is known to be not impacted by the sanctions presently handed all the way down to Chelsea within the aftermath of the Russian-Ukraine battle which introduced proprietor Roman Abramovich beneath the lens of the UK authorities.

It stays to be seen whether or not the Barcelona camp, beneath the newly appointed supervisor Xavi, can be eager on revisiting their longstanding curiosity within the Chelsea skipper Azpilicueta who’s a high goal for the Catalan giants.


Author: Londonlad

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