Chelsea legend on the verge of joining Saudi Arabian side

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Chelsea Legend John Terry is a step closer to joining Saudi Arabian Club Al Shabab.

There have been close contact between the Club and John Terry and there is a possibility of signing a short term deal as Al Shabab sporting director.

According to SportZone, John Terry rejected the offer to be Al Shabab’s head coach but preferred the role of a sporting director.

Terry has accepted a short-term deal after persuasion by the club, but the appointment is yet to be confirmed by the board.