Last summer the Chelsea’s key man Willian was linked to couple of international moves as top clubs like Barcelona, Real Madrid, Manchester United and likes made moves for the wingers signature but was all to no avail at the close of the window market. The Brazilian international however maintains he never sparked his exist speculation from the Blues (Chelsea).
Basically Willian claims he never mentioned him wanting to leave Chelsea. The 30 year old shares his realization in the key role he plays ta Stamford Bridge, following his resourcefulness at the 2017/18 campaign. His continues play with the team had given him consistency and growth allowing the forward to find his game patterns.
Regardless the limited appearance by the forward, he made by record 13 goals, along side 8 assists both in the Premier League and Champions League competition.
Following such fantastic display, talks of the player reuniting with Jose Mourinho his former coach filled the air and not too long after La Liga champions Barca and Real Madrid followed in the pursuit as they all sort for a world class attacking reinforcement.
Following the rush for the 30 year old and the looks of the things it’s seemed more like his leaving Chelsea was definite but it happened that no deal was met and the player is delighted with staying put in Chelsea.
While in talks with Chelsea’s official website he mentioned: “A lot of people they say a lot of things in the press, but I never said that I want to leave Chelsea, never.
“Always I say that I want to stay at Chelsea as long as possible, and I am happy to stay here.”
Willian was signed from Shakhtar Donetsk as a young champ with a wooping £30 million ($30m) fee in 2013 had has risen to a massive price. When that happened, Shakhtar Donestsk were the punter’s favorites , according to majority UK betting sites. Team from Donetsk had even more odds for taking the title in their championship, but also in European competitions. One man can rally make a difference, if such caliber as Willian.
Willians future changed and he joined Chelsea – having 250 appearance in Chelsea and hopes there will be many more to come and with his current deal that keeps him till 2020 at Stamford Bridge.
“When I arrived here my plan was to stay here as long as possible and now I am here five years I hope to stay five more!” Willian added.
“I know I have two years of contract left but I hope to stay more years in the Premier League.
“I am very happy to be here five years. I have won titles and played a lot of games with a lot of happy moments, and a few sad moments as well but that is part of football, but these five years have been very good for me and I am proud to be a Chelsea player.”