World-class international star ready to demand Arsenal move

Petr Cech is ready to tell Chelsea that he wants a summer move to bitter London rivals Arsenal, according to reports from Goal.

The Czech Republic international has endured a tough last 12 months at Stamford Bridge, with Thibaut Courtois’ return from an extended loan spell at Atletico Madrid having forced him out of Jose Mourinho’s first XI.

The Belgian has since impressed with the Blues, leaving Cech’s chances of forcing his way to a starting berth slim.

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The ‘keeper has already confessed that he will look to move on unless he’s made No.1 again, and now reports have revealed that he ready to tell the west London club that he wants to make the short trip to the Emirates Stadium.

Staying in the capital is a big factor for Cech, with his family settled in the city.

The 33-year-old would likely be a guaranteed starter at Arsenal, with Arsene Wenger’s goalkeeping situation a source of concern.