Chelsea manager Carlo Ancelotti is hopeful of extending his contract with the Premier League champions.
The Italian guided the Blues to a league and cup double in his first season in English football last year, but a failure to successfully defend both this time around has led to speculation he may lose his job.
But he does not see it that way, and is hopeful of lengthening his stay in west London.
He told the Daily Express: "I want to stay at Chelsea. I would like to extend my contract because I love these players and this club.
"Obviously it is just not my decision, but I don`t think they require me to win a trophy to retain my position."