Chelsea legend John Terry to leave the club at the end of the season

Chelsea legend John Terry to leave the club at the end of the season

- Chelsea captain John Terry will leave the club at the end of the season

- Terry will bring to an end his 22 year-stint at the club

- He has won four Premier League titles scoring 66 goals

After 22 years of active football for Chelsea, John Terry has announced his intention to leave Stamford Bridge at the end of the current Premier League season.

The 36-year-old Englishman is the Blues' most decorated player having won four Premier Leagues, five FA Cups, a Europa League and three League Cups. Terry also has a Champions League winner's medal.

NAIJ.com can report that John Terry has made 713 appearances for Chelsea since the defender made his debut for the Blues in 1998.

Chelsea legend John Terry to leave the club at the end of the season

Chelsea legend John Terry

But Terry did not reveal what he will do after leaving Chelsea at the end of the ongoing season in England.

"I feel I still have plenty to offer but understand that opportunities here will be limited for me.

"I will always be a Blue and I am desperate to end my final season as a Chelsea player with more silverware.

"I've always been conscious that I depart at the right time, in the right way and I feel that the end of this season is the right time for the club and I,'' Terry explained.

READ ALSO: Barcelona superstar Javier Mascherano welcomes a new child

With six games to go this season, Chelsea are currently leading the Premier League standings and winning the title will be a nice farewell for Terry who has scored 66 goals for the club.

Source: Sports.naij.com

Related news
Ronaldo, Messi, Neymar top FIFA team of the year nominees (see full list)

Ronaldo, Messi, Neymar top FIFA team of the year nominees (see full list)

Ronaldo, Messi, Neymar top FIFA team of the year nominees (see full list)
NAIJ.com
Mailfire view pixel