Football

Chelsea defender facing £65K pay-cut

Published 4 Comments

Chelsea defender John Terry must take a hefty pay-cut to remain with the club beyond the summer, according to reports at the weekend.

The Daily Mail reports that the Blues skipper, currently earning £165,000 in west London, is on the radar of Galatasaray.

However, the club believe that the former England captain’s camp are playing up the interest of the Turkish giants, and their hand will not be forced over the issue.

Terry has become a Chelsea legend over the last 15-years, making his debut for the club in 1998 and going on to feature over 500 times in all competitions for the club.

He’s also worn the armband during the Blues’ most successful period in English football, winning three Premier League titles, two FA Cups and a precious Champions League.

That won’t guarantee him a new deal under owner Roman Abramovich though, and the Chelsea star will need to accept terms in the region of £100,000 if he’s to stay on Jose Mourinho’s watch.

If Terry does leave the club, then other English outfits are already being linked, with West Ham and QPR speculatively linked with moves by the paper.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: http://gms.to/writeforgms

Topics:
Football
Premier League
Chelsea
John Terry

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author

DISCLAIMER

This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again