Glen Johnson has urged to keep ‘calm and composed’ star Armando Broja amid rumours that Inter Milan are plotting a January move for him.
The Albania international, who came through Chelsea’s academy, recently took ’s spot in the starting XI after the star’s suspension.
Broja has only just returned from a long injury and was handed a start against west rivals Fulham as he registered a goal .
He was rewarded with another start in Chelsea’s last game, a 4-1 win at Burnley, but only lasted 45 minutes as he was hauled off following a poor performance.
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Johnson, though, is a big fan of the 22-year-old and would like to see his old club keep the striker.
‘I think he could potentially become a top player for Chelsea,’ Johnson told .
‘He’s got age on his side, he’s a very good technical player and he’s calm and composed in front of goal, which is something you need if you’re going to be a striker for a top team.
‘He’s yet to hit the heights, but he’s young and definitely worth having as an option for Chelsea and it’s better than them spending an awful lot of money on somebody else.’
Speaking last week, but urged fans to give him time to develop.