Blues Keeper Petr Cech Hopes to See Man United Striker Wayne Rooney In Chelsea Shirt

Goalkeeper believes England star would be a terrific signing.

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Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech has said that he would welcome the arrival of Wayne Rooney at the club should he decide to move away from Manchester United, Sky Sports reports.

Rooney has been linked with the likes of Chelsea, Arsenal and Paris Saint Germain this summer after Sir Alex Ferguson had confirmed that he had asked to leave the club before he retired in May.

But Cech has stated that he hopes to see the 27-year-old make the move south to join the Blues after Jose Mourinho confessed his own interest in the player.

I could see him in a Chelsea shirt. Players can change shirts and obviously he had a fantastic career with Manchester United and sometimes players need new challenges.

“Sometimes the consequences are the way that you are looking for the new challenge and change of the shirt.

“So if that happened, obviously he is a fantastic player and he will be welcome to our squad but now we are only in the moment of speculations about it so we will see what this week will bring.

“He’s a great player and you always want to see great players in your team.”

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