Chelsea watching Mexes row with Roma

Chelsea are keeping tabs on Philippe Mexes' row with Roma coach Claudio Ranieri.

Chelsea are keeping tabs on Philippe Mexes' row with Roma coach Claudio Ranieri.

Blues boss Carlo Ancelotti is a big fan of Mexes and sees the France defender as a replacement for new Real Madrid signing Ricardo Carvalho.

Last week, Mexes declared: "My contract is due in June 2011. The leadership have already proposed a renewal of four years. I've got to think about, but if I m not playing, I will have to make my own decision."

Upon hearing this, Ranieri snapped: "Players should be committed and not talk this way. They are paid by Roma."

 
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