According to various reports, Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic is set to leave Chelsea in January with Crystal Palace interested in a move for the Serbian.
A source close to Branislav Ivanovic has rubbished claims Ivanovic would consider leaving Stamford Bridge in January, according to The Sun.
According to the report, Ivanovic has no intention of leaving Chelsea and has vowed to fight for his place in Chelsea.
The source as quoted by The Sun: “Branislav intends to stay at Chelsea and fight for his place in Conte’s team. He’s missed a couple of games through injury and is returning to full match fitness. He certainly isn’t considering leaving the club.
“He plans to have discussions with Chelsea, his agent and management team at the end of the season but nothing will happen until then.”
Ivanovic has won eight major trophies with Chelsea since joining from Lokomotiv Moscow in 2008.