Frank Lampard has refused to rule out this being his final season at Chelsea.
Lampard, who joined the Blues in 2001, is entering the last year of his contract and has been heavily linked with a move to
The 34-year-old England midfielder has previously expressed his desire to extend his stay at Stamford Bridge but this week suggested he had yet to open talks with the club over his future.
After captaining Chelsea in its pre-season friendly against
"I'm not sure," said the man who captained the Blues to Champions League glory in May.
"I have another year on my contract at Chelsea.
"We have a big season. We play in the Super Cup and the World Club Championship in December.
"Then it's up to Chelsea. If they want to speak with me about my future, then I'll speak with them.
"I wouldn't rule anything out at the moment."
Pressed on whether he was on his way to America, Lampard replied: "Not at the moment, no, because I have a contract with Chelsea.
"Beyond that, I don't know."
Lampard is already ensured legendary status at Chelsea thanks to the goals he has scored and the trophies he has lifted while at the club.
The same could be said of captain
The friendly saw Terry make his first appearance in a Chelsea shirt since he was acquitted by a court of racially abusing Queens Park Rangers'
Terry, who could yet face
"It felt very good," he said after the game, giving a thumbs-up before walking away from the media.
Lampard said: "John will always be a hero for Chelsea fans. Quite rightly so, the way he's done on the pitch."
Chelsea has already spent big this northern summer to sign long-term successors to Terry and Lampard and have been linked with a host of other players.
The president of his current club Internacional,
"But we have to put that on paper and the lawyer of both clubs have to discuss the matter."
The Champions League holder has also been linked with Hulk,
Shakhtar Donetsk star Willian has expressed his frustration at being denied a move to
Schurrle, who only joined Leverkusen a year ago from Mainz, claimed he could understand his club rejecting the bid, telling
"They could not find a suitable replacement and I am too important to Bayer."
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