The Brazilian attacker enjoyed a brilliant time at Stamford Bridge making over 300 appearances. And winning trophies with the club before moving to the Gunners in 2020.
However, the performance at the Emirates Stadium turned out to be disappointing. Finally staying with the team for only one season. And returning to play with Corinthians until coming to Fulham and having a good performance again. Having netted in the win over Chelsea in last month’s meeting. Silva revealed he had convinced Willian to return to Chelsea during his time at Arsenal.
“Willian is special,” Silva told ESPN Brasil. as a player both on and off the field.”UFABET
“Before he returned to Corinthians, I tried to persuade him to come back (at Chelsea), but unfortunately things didn’t work out, it didn’t work.”
“I know he is a very important player. In the first game of the game (against Fulham) he scored against us. He’s had a great performance against Fulham so hopefully he won’t be able to play on Friday.
“I said at half-time that we needed to play seriously. The start of our game was good. seriously intense This team is clear in what they are doing. We really believe in ourselves.” said Silva.