Cape Town - Jorginho's agent has revealed that the Chelsea midfielder will always have the desire within him to one day return to Italy.
The former Napoli star followed the ex-Azzurri boss Maurizio Sarri to
Stamford Bridge and has since found himself to be a key figure under
current manager Frank Lampard.
Jorginho came in for some criticism for his early form at Chelsea but
he has now adapted well to the English top flight and is one of the
first names on the team sheet for Lampard.
Chelsea endured a tough start to the season but have started to put a
winning run together and currently sit in fifth place in the Premier
There has been some speculation regarding Jorginho's future at The
Bridge since Sarri moved on to pastures new with Serie A champions
Jorginho has been linked with a move to Turin and his agent Joao
Santos has now suggested a return to Italy could be a possibility in the
"It has certainly been a positive year for Jorginho," he told Radio
Sportiva. "He is doing well for the Nazionale and can take part in the
Euros. He always converts his penalties, I am very happy for him, as he
is working so hard every day.
"I think Jorginho can do very well at the Euros and, why not, also at
the next World Cup," he continued. "As for a return to Serie A,
anything is possible. He will always feel the desire to come back home."
Chelsea, who are on a run of four consecutive victories in all
competitions, are next in action after the international break when they
play hosts to Newcastle United at Stamford Bridge.
The Magpies have had a tough start to the Premier League campaign and
currently sit just one point above the relegation zone ahead of their
trip to the capital on Saturday.
- TeamTalk Media