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Amid Real Madrid transfer links, Chelsea are confident Thibaut Courtois will sign new five-year deal at Stamford Bridge
Chelsea are confident Thibaut Courtois will commit his long-term future to the club despite being linked with a big move to Real Madrid.
The La Liga giants have shown interest in Courtois since last season and the goalkeeper has fueled the speculation over a move by stalling any new deal offered to him.
The Belgium international, who signed for The Blues over from Genk in 2011, has one year remaining on his current deal at the end of this season.
Courtois has admitted he plans to put contract talks on hold until the summer but Chelsea are reluctant to wait and have already discussed improved terms for a new deal,