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Chelsea news: John Terry is just 3/1 to return to Stamford Bridge as a coach

Blues legend completed a medical with Spartak Moscow but turned down the lucrative move due to family reasons

John Terry is just 3/1 to make a return to Chelsea after turning down a move to Russia.

The Blues have offered their club legend the opportunity to return as a coach as he still a free agent.

John Terry could now be returning to the club he helped to win five Premier League titles

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John Terry is 3/1 to return to Chelsea in some capacity


Betfair still have Aston Villa as favourites to sign the former England international again at 7/4.

Last term the experienced defender made 36 appearances for the Villains in the Championship as they lost the Play-Off final.

The 37-year-old looked certain to make a lucrative switch to join Spartak Moscow after completing his medical.

But the move abroad fell through after he did not want to relocate his family to Russia.

Betfair: John Terry's next club

Aston Villa – 7/4

Chelsea – 3/1

Man Utd – 7/1

Everton – 12/1

Any MLS club – 12/1

John Terry spent last season at Aston Villa

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John Terry spent last season at Aston Villa

And now as he ponders his future Chelsea have offered him the chance to hang up his boots and kick-off his coaching career.

JT began his career at Chelsea and went on to become captain in his 19-year spell at the Bridge.

Betfair Spokesperson Katie Baylis said: “With John Terry’s possible move to Spartak Moscow now off the table, we have Aston Villa as the 7/4 favourites for the Ex England captain’s next move.

“With talk that Chelsea are interested in having him back to Stamford Bridge in a coaching capacity, we have him at 3/1 to go there in some form.”

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