newsfootball6 days ago

Barcelona wanted move but it was rejected, reveals Willian

Willian has admitted that Barcelona did try and make a move for him last summer but the offer that the La Liga giants submitted was rejected by Chelsea. The 31-year-old has been heavily linked with a move to the La Liga this season especially with his current deal expiring at the end of the season.
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newsfootballa month ago

It’s been weird playing under Frank Lampard, admits Willian

With Frank Lampard taking over from Maurizio Sarri as the Chelsea boss, Willian has admitted that it’s weird to play under his former teammate. The 31-year-old has become a key part of Lampard’s squad and has missed only three games but has played every minute of the last four Premier League games.
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newsfootballa month ago

It was my dream to play for Chelsea, admits Willian

After he became only the 11th player to make 300 appearances for Chelsea, Willian has admitted that it was always his dream to join the Blues. The Brazilian has done relatively well since signing for them in 2013 winning two league titles but has often come under criticism for his lack of goals.
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newsfootballa month ago

Reports | Maurizio Sarri keen on bringing Willian to Juventus

Chelsea star Willian is one of Juventus manager Maurizio Sarri’s top targets, with Barcelona also keen on a move for the forward. The Brazilian’s contract is set to expire next summer and he will be eligible to negotiate a pre-contract deal in January with former Chelsea boss Sarri keen on a move.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Reports | Barcelona still interested in making a move for Willian

Barcelona are considering yet another move for Willian, and the La Liga giants have always been linked with a move for the Brazilian, but their interest dates back 10 years. He is currently a Chelsea man but will be a free agent next summer and that has caused a few problems for the Blues.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Chelsea needs to be more clinical, confesses Willian

Despite Chelsea winning their first home game of the season against Brighton, Willian believes that his side needs to be more clinical in front of goal. The Blues struggled to beat goalkeeper Matt Ryan, with 17 shots on goal in the first half, the most they’ve ever managed in over six years.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Want to sign contract extension with Chelsea, asserts Willian

Willian has expressed his desire to sign a new contract extension with Chelsea as the 31-year-old enters the final year of his current deal with the Blues. At West London since 2013, the Brazilian international has 296 appearances for Chelsea, with 52 goals and 5 titles along the way.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Reports | Juventus considering January move for Willian

Juventus are eyeing a January move for Willian with the Chelsea misfit out of contract at the end of the current season. The Brazilian has been heavily linked with a move to Barcelona and even Manchester United in the past but with the Blues under a transfer ban, no move materialized.
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newsfootball4 months ago

Frank Lampard urges Chelsea to keep Willian amidst links to Barcelona

New Chelsea boss Frank Lampard wants Willian to stay at Chelsea, urging Chelsea to give the 30-year-old a new deal. The Brazilian has been linked heavily with a move to Barcelona, and the La Liga giants were keen on signing Willian last summer as well, but Chelsea refused to budge, no matter what.
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reportfootball2 years ago

Premier League Round Up | Manchester United beat Burnley; Manchester City thrash Newcastle at home

In a hard-fought encounter, Manchester United managed to beat Burnley thanks to Anthony Martial who scored the only goal of the match in the second half. In another match, Sergio Aguero’s hat-trick helped Manchester City to defeat Newcastle United 3-1 at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday.
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