Arsenal have opened talks with Chelsea regarding a proposed £10million swoop for Petr Cech. They have also been given some hope in their attempts to land the goalkeeper after his agent said he could sign for another English club.
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho expressed a reluctance for Cech to move to Arsenal and also said it would take “big” money to prise him away from Stamford Bridge.
But Chelsea are understood to be prepared to take the player’s wishes into consideration on deciding whether or not he can leave and his next destination.
“Arsenal, United or PSG are all top clubs and Petr would like to join one of them – definitely,” his agent Viktor Kolar said.
“Petr expects that Roman Abramovich, not Mourinho, will decide about his future, based on their mutual agreement from last season