The 23-year-old was expected to sign a long-term contract last season, but negotiations over his wage demands were partially stalled.
Abraham automatically triggered a one-year extension last July, detained him in the club until 2023, and raised his wages by £ 50,000 a week slightly.
That extra twelve months reduced the urgency of finding a longer agreement, but sources told ESPN that they are likely to wait until the end of the season before both parties consider the situation.
Abraham enjoyed a groundbreaking season at Stamford Bridge last year after spending years on mortgages, scoring 18 goals in every tournament and scoring his first goal. England Defeated Montenegro 7-0 and scored at senior level.
Chelsea moved to fixed Reece James, Tomori Fikayo, Mason mount And Callum Hudson Odoi They were expected to sign long-term contracts and do the same thing as Abraham, but it is understood that they were reluctant to provide Abraham with a six-digit weekly wage.
He started only 12 Premier League games this season, but was pushed aside by ankle problems this month in San Marino, Albania, Poland.. Abraham is also believed to be wary of speculation that Chelsea are hoping to sign another striker this summer.
The competition with will be fierce Manchester United, Manchester city And Paris Saint-Germain Among the top club hosts of interest, but the mere fact that the blues are running, is seen as ominous for future Abraham play opportunities.
He started just four times under Thomas Tuchel and achieved his only goal in the fifth round of the FA Cup in February at Barnsley.
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