Chelsea will allow keeper Courtois to return on loan to Madrid with one proviso

Chelsea are willing to extend the loan of Thibaut Courtois to Atletico Madrid for a second season providing the Belgian keeper will not be allowed to play in the UEFA Super Cup between the two sides in Monaco on August 31st.

Chelsea are willing to extend the loan of Thibaut Courtois to Atletico Madrid for a second season providing the Belgian keeper will not be allowed to play in the UEFA Super Cup between the two sides in Monaco on August 31st.

The 20-year-old was already eyeing an extended loan stay at that point and took to Twitter to write: "Now I want to win the Super Cup final with Athletic! I want to go to Neptune!"

Atletico coach Diego Simeone feels the decision is tough on the young keeper but accepts it is the Blues decision.

Simeone said: "This is bad news for the kid because it is a reward after a big Europa League win.

"But we could not fight too much because Chelsea are the owners."

 

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