Chelsea will look to deliver Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Čech again to his ‘religious residence’ Stamford Bridge as both a coach or ambassador following his retirement on the finish of the season.
The Czech Republic and Premier League legend introduced on Tuesday that he can be hanging his boots up for good this 12 months after 15 years on the highest degree in England, the place Čech is now held in the identical bracket because the likes of Peter Schmeichel and Edwin van der Sar.
His former facet Chelsea are already seeking to deliver Čech again to Stamford Bridge, in accordance with The Times. It is claimed that the 36-year-old can be supplied a direct return to skilled soccer with both a training or ambassadorial function in west London.
Čech joined Chelsea from French outfit Stade Rennais in 2004. He went on to make 494 appearances from the membership throughout all competitions, successful 13 main honours – together with the Champions League – while on their books.
He ultimately moved to Arsenal in 2015 the place he received one other FA Cup as an unused substitute in opposition to Chelsea, having misplaced out on his Stamford Bridge beginning place to Thibaut Courtois.
Whereas Čech seems to have actually warmed to Arsenal throughout his brief stick with the membership, it has been speculated for a while that the legendary goalkeeper would someday discover himself again by way of the doorways at Stamford Bridge.
Up to now, Čech hasn’t confirmed whether or not he plans on leaping straight right into a job off the pitch or if he plans on taking a well-deserved sabbatical earlier than contemplating the following stage in his profession.