The agent of Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic has rejected suggestions his client is set to move to Serie A side Napoli this summer, the
Vlado Boroza, Ivanovic’s agent, said: “It’s only a rumour because my client has renewed his contract with Chelsea…Ivanovic has three years left and I don’t believe the basis is there to start a negotiation with Napoli. First of all, Chelsea does not want to part with the player and Ivanovic does not want to leave the club.”
The 28-year-old Ivanovic joined Chelsea from Lokomotiv Moscow in January 2008, and has gone on to make over 150 appearances for the club, winning the Premier League title in 2009-10, the FA Cup in 2009, 2010 and 2012, and the Champions League, also in 2012. Ivanovic was suspended for the final after picking up a booking the semi-final second-leg against Barcelona but played 10 matches in the competition before the final against Bayern Munich.
The right-back, who can also play as a central defender, was named in the PFA Team of the Year for 2010 and shortlisted for Chelsea’s Player of the Year award for the season just ended.
Check out the Euro 2012 odds and get some tips on the European Championships betting.