‘There are offers’ – Chelsea defender confirms receiving transfer bids, talks to be held with Conte in July
Chelsea defender Kenneth Omeruo has revealed that he will hold talks with head coach Antonio Conte.
Omeruo stated that he has received offers and that he will make a decision on his future in July.
“A decision will be made in July after my representatives meet with Chelsea. I can’t say more than that,” Omeruo told Completesportsnigeria.com.
“There are offers but we need to study which will be best for my future.”
Omeruo did not however, reveal which clubs he has received offers from.
The 23-year-old spent the season on loan at Turkish league outfit Alanyaspor.
The Nigerian international has had loan spells at Dutch side ADO Den Haag, English Championship side Middlesbrough and Kasimpasa.
Omeruo has been growing increasingly frustrated with his role at Chelsea.
Despite joining Chelsea in 2008, Omeruo has yet to make a single appearances for the Chelsea senior side.
“It might happen that I get to play for Chelsea but it is no longer my immediate priority,” Omeruo told BBC Sport.
“You have no idea how frustrating it is to always go out on loan,” added the Nigeria defender.”
The Nigerian centre-back scored one goal in 26 appearances in all competitions for Alanyaspor this season.
The Premier League champions have 37 players out on loan across Europe, Omeruo is the Blues sole representative in the Turkish league.