John Terry close to Aston Villa move after leaving Chelsea

John Terry close to Aston Villa move after leaving Chelsea

- John Terry will drop down to the Championship to sign for Aston Villa

- The Chelsea legend left his boyhood club after winning the EPL last season

- Terry will earn approximately £60,000-week (£3m-a-year) at Villa Park

Aston Villa are on the verge on convincing Chelsea legend John Terry to reject other club offers to sign for them in a deal worth £60,000-week (£3m-a-year).

According to reports from England, the former Chelsea captain is attracted by the prospect of helping Villa win promotion to the Premier League.

John Terry close to Aston Villa move after leaving Chelsea

John Terry could join Aston Villa

Swansea, Bournemouth and West Brom have all spoken to Terry but it seems he will link up with Villa who will give him an extra £2m if he can help lead them win promotion.

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Chinese Super League side Tianjin Quanjian also offered the 36-year-old a £10million-year contract but he is not swayed as he looks to continue his career in England.

Villa are prepared to offer him a basic package worth £3m for the year, with a £2m bonus if he helps them to promotion.

John Terry close to Aston Villa move after leaving Chelsea

John Terry is a club legend at Chelsea

His contract will include clauses that will earn him more money depending on the number of games he plays in the Championship next season.

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It is believed he was talked into the move after a round of golf with Villa boss Steve Bruce in Portugal earlier this month.

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Source: Sports.naij.com

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