Reports emerging this morning show that Chelsea are considering joining the race to sign Cardiff’s Jay Bothroyd.
After Roman Abramovich has recently imposed a major budget restriction on Ancelotti for this January, it is believed that Chelsea will pip West Ham and Birmingham in signing the striker, who is out-of-contract at the end of the season.
Having made his England debut this season, Bothroyd is arguably in the form of his life. But surely this is not what Chelsea fans want? Someone a little more high profile perhaps?
£2 million is a bargain but it must say a lot about the calibre of the player. Watch this space…
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