Wilmots was caught on digital camera speaking to previous Liverpool manager Gerard Houllier, who is in Brazil as he is on FIFA's13- gentleman complex research team, and exposed that his No. one would be heading again to Stamford Bridge subsequent summertime.
The 22- 12 months - previous Courtois joined Chelsea in 2011 from Racing Genk, but has put in the very last a few seasons on personal loan at Atletico Madrid, exactly where he has emerged as just one of thew world's finest goalkeepers, helping them to the Spanish title past period and the UEFA Champions League closing.
Jose Mourinho has previously mentioned that Courtois was in his programs for up coming year and Wilmots has confirmed this, but also added to the intrigue surrounding existing No. one Petr Cech, suggesting he could be sold.
The discussion involving Houllier and Courtois was broadcast by RTBF, in which the Frenchman questioned : "Does he [Courtois] go back again to Chelsea?"
"He goes again to Chelsea," Wilmots replied. "They will offer Cech, then?" enquired Houllier, "If achievable, yes," mentioned the Belgian coach.
Courtois has already recommended he would be heading back to Chelsea, and if he does it stays to be viewed how that will effect on Cech, who has performed over 300 online games for the west London giants soon after signing up for from Rennes in 2004.