Ashley Cole is to extend his Chelsea contract, putting a stop to talk to rumours may be on his way out of Stamford Bridge. The interested parties named had been reported as world champions Barcelona and new found billionaires, Russian outfit Anzhi Makhachkala.
Although both these sides have the financial power to offer Cole around £200,000 per week, the 30 year old is set to stay in West London for the foreseeable future.
Cole is out of contract at the end of next season, and Andre Villas-Boas is very keen for the England left back to put pen to paper. Villas-Boas is a great admirer of Cole’s, and would like to see any speculation over his future ended.
Cole himself is happy to see his career out at Stamford Bridge.
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