The 24-year-old has fail to nail down a regular role at the Blues, going out on loan six times with Ashley Cole and Cesar Azpilicueta favoured in the pecking order.

Boss Jose Mourinho has insisted that Bertrand still has a future at Stamford Bridge, but the England full-back admits he will use the summer transfer window to assess his options.

"It's flattering to hear what Jose Mourinho said but there's no more waiting around for me in terms of wanting to be a Chelsea player," Bertrand said.

"Come the summer I need to be the No.1 left-back, wherever that will be.