Ashley Cole has agreed to sign a new contract with Chelsea, Press Association Sport understands. #CFC
— PA Dugout (@PA_dugout) January 19, 2013
Prior speculation that had Chelsea’s left back leaving Stamford Bridge for Paris was incorrect. Cole has agreed to a one-year extension with Chelsea, according to multiple outlets including to The Sun. Chelsea’s handling of Cole’s future with the club is intriguing when compared with their treatment of Frank Lampard. The crowd’s reaction at Stamford Bridge tomorrow when the deal is announced will be something to behold.