Andre Villas-Boas must sell England and Chelsea captain John Terry if he wants to regain control of the Chelsea dressing room, according to movie star and former Chelsea hardman Vinnie Jones.
The 46-year-old former footballer believes the once highly inspirational and influential Terry doesn’t have the same bearings on the team and should be relieved as a Chelsea player for sake of the team. Terry has struggled on an off the pitch in recent times and has hit the headlines for all the wrong reasons.
Chelsea’s 2-1 loss to Liverpool was their third defeat in four games which has made it the worse possible start to a season since the Russian billionaire bought the club. In addition it was the first time the Blues have lost back-to-back league matches at Stamford Bridge in nine-and-a-half-years.
“I wouldn’t be surprised if JT moves on. Sometimes you’ve got to clear the decks
“You think, ‘How can you leave someone like JT out?’ “But sometimes your big, high-profile players go and other players come in and, suddenly, the coach is in charge again.”