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Brazilian centre-back Thiago Silva joined Chelsea on a free transfer last summer, signing a one year deal with an option of another year.
Recent reports have claimed Chelsea director Marina Granovskaia is keen on extending the player’s stay at the club if the Brazilian is happy to extend his stay.
According to The Telegraph, Silva is keen on extending his stay at Chelsea for another season after impressing since joining Chelsea last summer.
The report claims that the Brazilian has established himself as ‘popular figure’ at Chelsea and has been a key influence with the team’s younger players.
Silva missed Chelsea’s 2-1 victory over Sheffield United on Sunday due to injury and Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel revealed the Brazilian could be back for the game against Southampton.