The long serving defender could be using the door soon with Atletico Madrid waiting with arms wide open
Azplicueta is a long serving member of the current squad following his 2012 move from Marseille in a €7m move.
Addressed as a complete player by his then team mate, Juan Mata for his pace and composure from the right back.
The Spaniard has maintained his place in the club despite several managerial switches with the most recent being Tuchel.
But the captain has maintained his place despite massive development from closest alternative, Reece James.
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According to sources, Thomas Tuchel is willing to let Azpilicueta leave to Madrid if he wishes to.
Atletico Madrid are seen as a very interested side in acquiring the 31-year-old who could still feature for at least 5-years.
Currently no official offer has been presented yet and the €10m – €15m valued defender still remains concentrated on Tuchel’s current project.
Chelsea are faced with a Uefa champions league tie tomorrow against Real Madrid.
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