REPORTS: Spanish Giants To Launch Shock Move For Chelsea Ace

By on October 12, 2011

Spanish giants and European Champions Barcelona are considering a move for Chelsea defender Ashley Cole, according to reports.

Reports in various tabloids suggest Coach Pep Guardiola’s priority is a left-back and the England veteran has topped his wish-list, with a January move being lined up.

The 31-year old would cost the reigning La Liga Champions in excess of £12million, but ­Guardiola must persuade Barca president Sandro Rosell to make a move for the former Arsenal man and convince him the outlay will be justified despite the lack of potential sell on value.

English players are notoriously renowned for not venturing abroad, but rumours suggest Cole would consider a move to Spain after a turbulent few years in England with his private regularly splashed across the front and back pages.

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