Chelsea goalkeeper Thilbault Courtois, who is currently enjoying a successful loan spell in Spain with Atletico Madrid has confirmed that he will not discuss any possible new deal until Belgium’s World Cup campaign is over and done with, as the talented stopper’s future seems up in the air at the current moment.
The goalkeeper has been an ever present understudy to regular first choice goalkeeper Petr Cech, who is regarded as a favourite by manager Jose Mourinho, as the Portuguese manager still hold’s Cech in high very regards….ever since Mourinho’s first spell in charge at Stamford Bridge.
The Belgian international, 21, has been out on loan in the spanish capital for the previous three seasons and is yet to play a competitive fixture for Chelsea since his 2011 move from Belgian outfit Genk.With only two-years remaining on his current contract interest is mounting in Courtois, with some of europe’s top sides looking at the talented international shot stopper.
Courtois, who is in competition with Liverpool keeper Simon Mingolet, who himself has been in impressive form since his summer move to Liverpool, after a stand out season at Sunderland.
n this moment I don’t think about it,” he said.
“It’s a good decision. We have the best goalkeeper in the world and the best young goalkeeper in the world.
“I don’t think many people disagree with me. If somebody disagrees it will not be by far.”It’s a very good problem. Our goal is safe and financially we are also very safe because their value in the market is the value of the best.”
Time will tell if Courtois will stay at the Bridge…..