Bernal could force Chris Froome to consider Ineos exit, says Contador

Contador and Froome on the podium of the 2014 Vuelta a España
Alberto Contador (Tinkoff) and Chris Froome (Chris Froome) on the podium of the 2014 Vuelta a España (Image credit: Getty Images)

Two-time Tour de France winner Alberto Contador has said it's "unthinkable" to him that Chris Froome would jump ship and leave Team Ineos during the 2020 season, but argued that a future move away from his 10-year home would have to be considered if Egan Bernal moves to the top of the team hierarchy.

Cyclingnews recently broke the news that Froome, who is out of contract at the end of the year, was in discussions with other teams, which included the possibility of a rare mid-season move.

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