Chelsea keeper Cech eager to continue for as long as possible

Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech insists he will keep playing as long as his body will allow him.

Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech insists he will keep playing as long as his body will allow him.

The 32-year old Czech Republic international has been playing professionally since 1999 but has no plans to hang up the boots in the near future as he targets a long career at the top.

"It's hard to predict anything in football,” he told isport.blesk.cz.

"As long as I'm relatively healthy and my body will let me continue, I will continue. Touch wood, at the moment nothing is preventing me from training at 100 per cent.

"It may happen that with age a problem will appear and then my ideas and plans naturally would be irrelevant.

"I have been doing everything to stay fit. Up to what age I will be able to on the professional level, I can't tell. It will also depend on how long I can have the joy (of playing)."

 
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