Jose Mourinho has called Sami Khedira to convince him to sign for Chelsea and not Arsenal [ABC.es]
- Updated: July 16, 2014
Spanish website ABC.es are exclusively reporting on Wednesday that Jose Mourinho has got personally involved in trying to bring Sami Khedira to Chelsea.
Whilst most of the media seem to be promulgating the belief that World Cup winner Khedira is headed to Arsenal for 29 million euros, ABC have announced that Mourinho has picked up the phone to speak directly to the player about his future.
Mourinho is said to have close ties with the holding midfielder, having signed him for Real Madrid in 2010 from Stuttgart.
ABC also detail that the Special One has contacted Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich to “make an effort” to snare the player from under Arsenal’s noses.