Chelsea starlet Charly Musonda has reportedly attracted curiosity from Jose Mourinho’s Roma forward of his launch from Stamford Bridge on the finish of the season.
The 25-year-old Belgian playmaker can be a free agent in the summertime after Chelsea opted to not renew his contract following 10 years at Stamford Bridge.
Roma, managed by former Chelsea boss Mourinho, are among the many golf equipment vying for the participant’s signature, based on Aim.
Charly Musonda will go away Chelsea on the finish of the season after 10 years at Stamford Bridge
Jose Mourinho is reportedly thinking about bringing the 25-year-old to AS Roma
Fellow Serie ‘A’ aspect Hellas Verona are additionally regarded as thinking about signing Musonda, who admitted he broke down in tears when he was instructed he had no future at Chelsea final 12 months.
Musonda, thought of one in every of Chelsea’s brightest prospects when he joined the membership as a 15-year-old, suffered a career-threatening damage when on mortgage at Vitesse Arnhem in 2018.
Docs solely gave him a 20 per cent probability of enjoying once more after he tore his posterior cruciate ligament in a pleasant in opposition to Antwerp.
Musonda, who has additionally had mortgage spells at Actual Betis and Celtic, has battled his approach again to health after his damage hell and has been totally match for nearly a 12 months however Chelsea have used him sparingly of their under-23 aspect.
The Belgian introduced in December that he can be leaving Stamford Bridge, regardless of providing to play for the membership without cost.
He instructed The Stunning Sport Podcast that it was ‘not my choice’ to go on the finish of this season.
Musonda, proper, had a profitable mortgage spell at Actual Betis however has been missed by Chelsea
‘My ambition was all the time to play for Chelsea and I all the time stated I used to be both going to go away as a result of I wasn’t adequate or if I used to be instructed I’ve to go,’ Musonda stated.
‘Clearly having been out for the final two or three years it was a bit troublesome with my damage. I did every little thing I may, I labored as exhausting as I may to only be match, to have the ability to be part of the primary group in pre-season, which was one thing I did and I used to be very pleased about it.
‘I spoke with Petr Cech and he mainly defined to me that the contract, it’s what it’s. There’s one 12 months left and the membership gained’t allow you to go on mortgage when you don’t signal an extension.
‘I don’t actually care so long as I can present what I can do right here, as a result of I got here to Chelsea to attempt to play right here.
‘I spoke to the supervisor and stated I’d play right here without cost. It’s not the query of the contract, so I used to be disillusioned I didn’t play in opposition to Weymouth. [I explained] I’ll actually play without cost this 12 months and if I’m doing nicely then subsequent 12 months we are able to discuss [an extension].’