CHELSEA have EXTENDED Emerson Palmieri’s contract regardless of desperately making an attempt to dump the defender, based on stories.
The Italian left-back, 27, is presently third alternative behind Ben Chilwell and Marcos Alonso at Stamford Bridge.
Emerson has signed a brand new contract at Chelsea – however the membership are nonetheless trying to promote himCredit score: Getty
Emerson is out of contract on the finish of this season, with the Italy ace capable of give up on a free on July 1, 2022.
However Chelsea are nonetheless hoping to recoup the £17million they spent to signal him from Roma in 2018.
Tuchel and Co will proceed to search for a brand new dwelling for Emerson, with Lyon and Napoli in scorching pursuit.
A loan-to-buy deal might be the most effective route out for the full-back, who just lately revealed he wanted to ‘feel important’ again after being solid apart in West London.
Emerson informed ESPN Brasil: “I do know it’s not simple, however I’m hungry to play.
“I wish to play, I do know I could be out on the pitch, I’ve proved that.
“So I’m going to do every part I can to be on the pitch. After all, I nonetheless have two extra years on my contract with Chelsea, which is a superb membership.
“I’ve already proved that I can play right here, however on the identical time I wish to be on the pitch. I wish to play, I wish to really feel essential, like I already did.
“I wish to have the identical feeling I felt after I scored in opposition to Atlético Madrid, to have the identical feeling after I received the Champions League.
“And I’ll actually select the best choice. If it’s to remain at Chelsea, if it occurs to Napoli or one other staff.”
Emerson continued: “I nonetheless have one other 25 days virtually to consider it, to have the ability to select the most effective, the most effective place the place they really need me, need me glad.
“Final season I didn’t have the chance to perhaps select, to perhaps have an alternative choice.
“At this time, I’ve others, I can select, I’ve time to decide on, so for positive subsequent season would be the approach I select, not how issues arrive and I’ve to just accept them.
“I’ll do every part to decide on the best choice, which is the one among being on the pitch as many instances as potential.”
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