On-loan Chelsea 'keeper unhappy with future uncertainty

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Thibault Courtois has revealed his frustration at Chelsea for the hold up in extending his loan deal at Atletico Madrid for another season.

The Belgian shotstopper has been on loan with the Spanish club for the past two seasons and has previously revealed his desire to extend his stay put for a further term.

Chelsea appear willing to let him remain at the Vicente Calderon for a further season, however the 20-year-old is frustrated that it is taking so long to finalise the deal because the of the uncertainty surrounding the managerial situation at Stamford Bridge.

When quizzed about the deal he told AS: "Still nothing [is done]. Everything remains as to what I have been saying for some weeks... Chelsea has requested more time. They are in the process of hiring a new coach and they want to consult him ahead of the new season. You'll have to wait a little longer.

"When I go to Belgium with my squad, I get asked. On Twitter too. Then I go back and on the street people ask me if I will continue another year at Atletico ... It's all very complicated. I'll give everything for Atletico until June 1, and I want to get your spot in the next Champions League. 

Courtois is keen to avoid returning to Chelsea and spending time on the bench behind Chelsea number one Petr Cech.

Cech demonstrated his worth during the 1-0 FA Cup win over Manchester United yesterday, pulling off a sensational save to deny Javier Hernandez to help his side into the quarter-finals.

Courtois says he is "very happy" with Atletico, but concedes the final decision over his future is out of his hands.

"I am very happy with this club and with this game," he said. "If I had my way, would be happy to continue another year. There are many things that I cannot decide, like it or not, is up to the clubs. They are the ones who have to agree. You have to see what Chelsea wants, but everyone knows that I'm happy at Atletico."

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