Reports: Chelsea unlikely to offer Jorginho new contract

Chelsea are not expected to give Jorginho a new deal, as the midfielder is likely to be available to move during the summer transfer window.

The 30-year-old was again a defining figure for the Blues in 2021-22, making 40 appearances in all competitions and producing nine goals and four assists.

However, there is considerable speculation over the Italy international’s future, with a number of teams said to be interested in signing him in the upcoming transfer window.

Jorginho’s current contract with Thomas Tuchel expires in June 2023, and 90 Minutes reports that Chelsea are unlikely to grant him an extension.

According to the report, the midfielder could leave the club this summer, as Lazio leads the battle to sign him.

Juventus, AC Milan, Paris Saint-Germain and Barcelona have been linked with the Italian, who has scored six goals and assisted two goals in 24 Premier League matches this season.

Since joining Chelsea From Napoli in 2018, the midfielder contributed 26 goals and 8 assists in 181 appearances in all competitions for the Blues.