Chelsea boss AVB wants to partner Terry with Bolton defender Cahill
The People says Villas-Boas wants to pair up England duo Cahill and John Terry in his defence.
The Portuguese chief has told Bolton of his interest and will have first option on the Three Lions star in January.
Villas-Boas steered clear of the mini-auction for Cahill in the last transfer window as Tottenham and Arsenal made low bids for the classy centre-half.
And Villas-Boas will look to seal a deal for Cahill in the New Year market - with his availability for Champions League action a major plus in his favour.
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