first_imgJohn Terry is welcome to return to Chelsea in a coaching capacity once he hangs up his boots, according to manager Maurizio Sarri.Terry, the Stamford Bridge club’s most successful captain ever, left Chelsea after 22 years last summer and joined Aston Villa in the Championship. He departed Villa Park after they lost in the play-off final and missed out on promotion to the Premier League, and the 37-year-old remains on the lookout for a new club.Earlier this week Terry rejected the chance to join Spartak Moscow after consulting with his family, and it has been widely reported he has other options on the table to continue playing.However, it has also been reported that Chelsea want to bring Terry back to west London in a coaching role. England’s most successful clubs of the past decade, according to trophies won “For sure he will be a point of reference for me, for everybody here (if he returned).“It’s up to him. If he wants to play for another season I think it’s right he tries to play. If he wants to help us, I’m very, very happy.” Did Mahrez just accidentally reveal Fernandinho is leaving Man City this summer? Sky Sports presenter apologises for remarks made during Neville’s racism discussion Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? latest SORRY gameday cracker 2 revealed REVEALED Green reveals how he confronted Sarri after Chelsea’s 6-0 defeat at Man City Liverpool news live: Klopp reveals when Minamino will play and issues injury update predicted Boxing Day fixtures: All nine Premier League games live on talkSPORT whoops changes Guardiola-inspired tactics: Is this how Arsenal will line up under Arteta? Terry made over 700 appearances for Chelsea during a trophy-laden career How Everton could look in January under Ancelotti with new signings silverware tense The average first-team salaries at every Premier League club in 2019 Most read in Premier League 2 There have been suggestions Terry could return to Aston Villa despite leaving the club at the end of last season Sarri, the Chelsea manager, was pressed about the former England captain returning to Stamford Bridge in his press conference ahead of the club’s Premier League fixture against Cardiff.“The last time I spoke with him he told me that he wants to play for another season,” Sarri said.“I don’t know now the situation. I’m talking about one week ago. Chelsea is his home, of course.“I don’t know. He told me another thing. He told me he wants to play. I don’t know. I have to speak to him.last_img