The Spaniard make more than 450 appearances for Chelsea joining in 2012. Make his 300th start in the Premier League in a 29th home draw with Brighton last December.
In the past. News has report that he may return to play in his homeland. With Barcelona interest in Azpilicueta. Not talking about the contract but confirming the full commitment to lead the team to win the most championships this year.
“As I always say. I feel I have gained the trust and confidence of the club and I am now focus on every game.” Azpilicueta said.
“They (Brighton) were a very difficult game. And I enjoy this moment. At last, that moment will come. But I’m fully focused and hope to win as many trophies as I can and we’ll see.”
“I cannot say more than that. I’m fully commit and there’s a lot to look forward to in the next few months. Hopefully we can have a very good season.”
César Azpilicueta Tanco (born 28 August 1989) is a Spanish professional footballer who plays as a right-back and centre-back. He is also the captain of Chelsea in the Premier League and the Spanish national team.
Azpilicueta Beginning his career with Seaa Osasuna ‘s youth team in 2001, he was promoted to the senior team six years later. He played three La Liga seasons before moving to Marseille in 2010. He has helped two Cup de la Liga titles and Trofe de Champignons, joining Chelsea in the summer. In 2012, he led the winning team. In his first season in the UEFA Europa League, as well as the Premier League and the Football League Cup in 2015, he has now made more than 400 appearances for the team, making him the eighth-highest player in the club’s history. And was the most non-British player playing for a team behind Peter Shack. He was the captain of the winning team. UEFA Europa League 2019 andUEFA Champions League 2021
Azpilicueta He also made 55 appearances for the Spanish youth team. He won the European Championship with Under-17 in 2007 and Under-21 in 2011, he made his debut for the senior team in 2013. He was part of the team that went to Compete in the 2014 and 2018 FIFA World Cup , as well as the 2016 and 2020 European Football Championships.