Winger says he wants to stay at Chelsea

08:07 25 May 2012

Florent Malouda expects to be at Chelsea next season

Florent Malouda expects to be at Chelsea next season

Archant

Chelsea transfer news: Florent Malouda would like to play for the Blues next season

Chelsea winger Florent Malouda has declared that he wants to remain with the Blues next season.

The French international was used mainly as a substitute under interim boss Roberto Di Matteo and with one year left on his current deal it was thought the west Londoners were keen to move the former Lyon man on.

However, when asked by fifa.com if he wished to remain at Stamford Bridge Malouda said: “Yes, and Chelsea know it.

“During the last two transfer windows, the club have said that I was not available for transfer. I knew at the beginning of the season I would not play all that often.

“This season has reminded of my first season at Chelsea. You have to accept it. I finished the previous campaign as Chelsea’s leading scorer in the league and I started the next season on the bench.”

Related articles


Live Blog Transfer Window Live July 28

 

Sign up for our news alerts today!

Our editors' picks for the day's top news delivered to your inbox or phone.

Sign up for email alerts Sign up for mobile alerts
1
2 3 4 5 6
7

Latest Chelsea news

Tuesday, August 4, 2015
Danny Rose #3 of Tottenham Hotspur controls the ball against the MLS All-Stars during the 2015 AT&T Major League Soccer All-Star game.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

We round up all the latest transfer stories and rumours as clubs look to snap up players in time for Saturday’s Premier League opening day.

Tuesday, August 4, 2015
John Stones of England in action  (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Rio Ferdinand has urged John Stones to think carefully about his future, suggesting he could become a linchpin in Manchester United’s backline instead of a supporting act for Chelsea.

Tuesday, August 4, 2015
The Arsenal players celebrate Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's goal on Sunday. Will he be joining Palace's Wayne Hennessey, Swansea's Kyle Naughton, Southampton's Matt Targett and Villa's Scott Sinclair in your Fantasy Premier League side? (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Having problems making that £100m Fantasy Premier League kitty stretch? Then read the second of our fantasy football season previews where we’ve picked five cheap starters for gameweek 1 who are all owned than less than 7% of players.

Monday, August 3, 2015
Charlie Austin's interesting summer continued with Leicester turning down a bid for the striker. (Photo by Ben Hoskins/Getty Images)

QPR boss Chris Ramsey expects striker Charlie Austin to be in his squad to face Charlton on the opening day of the season this Saturday.

Monday, August 3, 2015
John Stones of Everton (Nick Potts/PA Wire)

It has been a busy Monday in the capital and here is our handy round-up of the best stories.

What is this?

Near You Now

Don't Miss...

Competitions

Get your hands on some fresh trainers!

Need some new shoes to head to work or some new heels for a night on the cobbles? London24 has teamed up with online retailer Sole Trader to offer £100 worth of shoes to one lucky reader.

Read more
Take in the stunning sites of London from the summit of the O2!

Up at The O2 has teamed up with London24 to give one lucky reader the chance to experience urban mountaineering this summer with an exhilarating 90-minute climb across the roof of one of London’s most iconic landmarks.

Read more
Terrific tea, creamy cakes and splendid sandwiches at Mews of Mayfair.

Celebrate a truly quintessentially British tradition with the chance of winning a luxurious Afternoon Tea for two people at Mews of Mayfair, complete with a glass of Veuve Clicquot champagne.

Read more