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#Willian

# willian - Monday 14 September, 2020

From Willian to Allan – 5 players who shone as the Premier League returned
# Stars Of The Show
# Stars Of The Show

From Willian to Allan – 5 players who shone as the Premier League returned

Sep 14th 2020, 4:40 PM 8,346 Views 3 Comments

Gabriel, Willian, Salah, Harrison and Allan all impressed.

# willian - Saturday 12 September, 2020

New signings impress as Arsenal begin Premier League campaign with a bang
# Report
# Report

New signings impress as Arsenal begin Premier League campaign with a bang

Sep 12th 2020, 2:31 PM 10,630 Views 9 Comments

The Gunners were too good for Fulham in today’s early clash.

# willian - Friday 14 August, 2020

Willian swaps Chelsea for London rivals Arsenal
# Due North
# Due North

Willian swaps Chelsea for London rivals Arsenal

Aug 14th 2020, 11:23 AM 9,526 Views 60 Comments

The Brazilian was a free agent after leaving Stamford Bridge at the end of the season.

# willian - Sunday 9 August, 2020

‘I leave with my head held high’ – Willian confirms Chelsea exit
# Last Will
# Last Will

‘I leave with my head held high’ – Willian confirms Chelsea exit

Aug 9th 2020, 3:39 PM 12,542 Views 4 Comments

The Brazil forward has been linked with Arsenal.

# willian - Saturday 16 May, 2020

Willian denies Spurs link as Lampard pledges to offer him and Giroud new deals
# Transfer Gossip
# Transfer Gossip

Willian denies Spurs link as Lampard pledges to offer him and Giroud new deals

May 16th 2020, 2:49 PM 5,954 Views 0 Comments

The winger and striker are out of contract at the end of next month but Lampard wants them to stay.

# willian - Thursday 26 December, 2019

Lampard confirms Chelsea in discussions with Willian over new contract
# Stalwart
# Stalwart

Lampard confirms Chelsea in discussions with Willian over new contract

Dec 26th 2019, 10:51 AM 2,686 Views 1 Comment

The Brazilian’s contract expires at the end of the season, but his manager is keen to keep him at the club.

# willian - Sunday 22 December, 2019

Lampard out-wits Mourinho, but racism mars Chelsea win at Spurs
# Report
# Report

Lampard out-wits Mourinho, but racism mars Chelsea win at Spurs

Dec 22nd 2019, 6:33 PM 24,342 Views 50 Comments

Man-of-the-match Willian scored both goals as the visitors secured a deserved victory.

# willian - Monday 28 January, 2019

Chelsea's 18-year-old starlet coy over transfer reports
# Potential
# Potential

Chelsea's 18-year-old starlet coy over transfer reports

Jan 28th 2019, 12:02 AM 6,178 Views 2 Comments

Callum Hudson-Odoi has been heavily linked with a move away from the London club.

# willian - Thursday 2 August, 2018

'I am not happy about this situation' - Chelsea boss Sarri says Willian's late return is 'strange'
# Frustrated
# Frustrated

'I am not happy about this situation' - Chelsea boss Sarri says Willian's late return is 'strange'

Aug 2nd 2018, 7:30 AM 9,748 Views 6 Comments

After their friendly defeat to Arsenal in Dublin, Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri revealed his frustration at the Brazilian star’s delayed return.

# willian - Monday 21 May, 2018

Willian to leave Chelsea for Manchester United if Conte stays - reports
# Uncertain Future
# Uncertain Future

Willian to leave Chelsea for Manchester United if Conte stays - reports

May 21st 2018, 12:53 PM 11,235 Views 6 Comments

The Brazilian is rumoured to be interested in a move to United if the current manager remains in charge at Stamford Bridge.

# willian - Saturday 17 February, 2018

'I told him: "you’re going to miss"' - Willian says he psyched out Ireland's David Meyler last night
# Mind Games
# Mind Games

'I told him: "you’re going to miss"' - Willian says he psyched out Ireland's David Meyler last night

Feb 17th 2018, 1:37 PM 9,407 Views 12 Comments

The Ireland midfielder missed a penalty during Hull’s FA Cup defeat to Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Friday night.

# willian - Friday 16 February, 2018

Ireland international Meyler misses penalty as Chelsea reach FA Cup quarter-finals
# Easy
# Easy

Ireland international Meyler misses penalty as Chelsea reach FA Cup quarter-finals

Feb 16th 2018, 10:33 PM 8,468 Views 5 Comments

The Blues warmed up for their Champions League date with Barcelona by thrashing Hull City 4-0.

# willian - Tuesday 12 December, 2017

Where there's a Will there's a way: Brazilian magnificent as Chelsea pick up much-needed win
# Response
# Response

Where there's a Will there's a way: Brazilian magnificent as Chelsea pick up much-needed win

Dec 12th 2017, 10:16 PM 4,396 Views 2 Comments

The midfielder scored one and also laid on two assists as Antonio Conte’s side got the better of Huddersfield.

# willian - Sunday 30 April, 2017

Pedro gem moves clinical Chelsea closer to title
# Boost
# Boost

Pedro gem moves clinical Chelsea closer to title

Apr 30th 2017, 4:02 PM 4,888 Views 8 Comments

Second-half goals from Pedro, Gary Cahill and Willian earned the visitors all three points.

# willian - Saturday 18 March, 2017

Cahill goes from zero to hero as Chelsea down Stoke
# Leaders
# Leaders

Cahill goes from zero to hero as Chelsea down Stoke

Mar 18th 2017, 5:10 PM 4,504 Views 1 Comment

Ireland international Jonathan Walters was on target for the Potters.

# willian - Saturday 28 May, 2016

Is this who Jose Mourinho has pinpointed as his top transfer target?
# Just Willian
# Just Willian

Is this who Jose Mourinho has pinpointed as his top transfer target?

May 28th 2016, 11:40 AM 10,670 Views 11 Comments

He’s a huge fan of Willian, having brought him to Chelsea in 2013.

# willian - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

Spurs star apologises for behaviour in 'Battle of Bridge'
# Reaction
# Reaction

Spurs star apologises for behaviour in 'Battle of Bridge'

May 3rd 2016, 11:21 PM 10,616 Views 18 Comments

There were 12 yellow cards and two touchline melees during the match at Stamford Bridge.

# willian - Saturday 13 February, 2016

Rampant Chelsea keep unbeaten run intact by putting 5 past hapless Newcastle
# Geordie Blues
# Geordie Blues

Rampant Chelsea keep unbeaten run intact by putting 5 past hapless Newcastle

Feb 13th 2016, 7:48 PM 6,776 Views 7 Comments

Three first half goals set the Londoners on their way to a 5-1 victory against strugglers Newcastle.

# willian - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

Chelsea beaten on Jose Mourinho's return to Porto
# Off Form
# Off Form

Chelsea beaten on Jose Mourinho's return to Porto

Sep 29th 2015, 10:03 PM 5,949 Views 11 Comments

It was always going to be an emotional occasion for the Portuguese coach.

Could Iker Casillas have done more to stop this spectacular Willian free-kick?
# Mishap
# Mishap

Could Iker Casillas have done more to stop this spectacular Willian free-kick?

Sep 29th 2015, 8:55 PM 7,277 Views 6 Comments

Chelsea were beaten 2-1 by Porto.

# willian - Saturday 26 September, 2015

Mourinho slams Chelsea stars: They were -1 out of 10
# Way Harsh
# Way Harsh

Mourinho slams Chelsea stars: They were -1 out of 10

Sep 26th 2015, 9:17 PM 7,843 Views 8 Comments

The 52-year-old lambasted his players for their disappointing first-half display.

# willian - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

Diving culture continues to stain football & yellow cards are simply not enough
# Going Down
# Going Down

Diving culture continues to stain football & yellow cards are simply not enough

Mar 10th 2015, 9:55 PM 7,425 Views 22 Comments

Adnan Januzaj has now picked up as many yellow cards for diving as goals.

# willian - Thursday 12 February, 2015

Late goal moves Chelsea ever closer to the Premier League title
# Late Late Show
# Late Late Show

Late goal moves Chelsea ever closer to the Premier League title

Feb 12th 2015, 7:15 AM 5,114 Views 2 Comments

Willian netted in the 89th minute for the Blues.

# willian - Friday 7 November, 2014

Luis Suarez hits out at Jose Mourinho's methods
# Criticism
# Criticism

Luis Suarez hits out at Jose Mourinho's methods

Nov 7th 2014, 9:12 PM 4,282 Views 5 Comments

The former Liverpool striker cannot understand the Portuguese manager’s time-wasting.

# willian - Sunday 27 April, 2014

Liverpool slip up at home to allow Chelsea and Man City back in to title race
# Pressure Points
# Pressure Points

Liverpool slip up at home to allow Chelsea and Man City back in to title race

Apr 27th 2014, 4:37 PM 32,076 Views 160 Comments

A mistake by Reds captain Steve Gerrard was compounded as Demba Ba coolly slotted home for Jose Mourinho’s men.

# willian - Friday 28 March, 2014

Mourinho will blame ref if Chelsea fail in title bid
# Excuse
# Excuse

Mourinho will blame ref if Chelsea fail in title bid

Mar 28th 2014, 3:30 PM 5,232 Views 34 Comments

“What happened in the defeat at Villa I never accept,” the Chelsea manager said.

# willian - Saturday 15 March, 2014

Chelsea's title hopes take a big blow as they lose to Villa
# Setback
# Setback

Chelsea's title hopes take a big blow as they lose to Villa

Mar 15th 2014, 7:49 PM 4,118 Views 9 Comments

Chelsea were ultimately reduced to nine men as their title challenge suffered a big blow.

# willian - Sunday 6 October, 2013

6 talking points from the weekend's Premier League action
# Analysis
# Analysis

6 talking points from the weekend's Premier League action

Oct 6th 2013, 10:52 PM 4,200 Views 8 Comments

Adnan Januzaj’s performance against Sunderland and other much-discussed occurrences.

# willian - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

Willian is officially a Chelsea player
# Done Deal
# Done Deal

Willian is officially a Chelsea player

Aug 28th 2013, 2:03 PM 1,625 Views 16 Comments

The Blues have confirmed the arrival of the Brazilian attacking midfielder to add to their impressive squad.

# willian - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

David Moyes refuses to deny Gareth Bale interest
# Transfer News
# Transfer News

David Moyes refuses to deny Gareth Bale interest

Aug 27th 2013, 9:49 AM 3,328 Views 27 Comments

Meanwhile, Jose Mourinho suggested Chelsea’s pursuit of Wayne Rooney may be at an end

# willian - Sunday 25 August, 2013

Chelsea pip Tottenham to £30m Willian deal
# Transfer News
# Transfer News

Chelsea pip Tottenham to £30m Willian deal

Aug 25th 2013, 12:30 PM 2,058 Views 9 Comments

Meanwhile, Spurs have agreed terms with Steaua Bucharest to buy defender Vlad Chiriches

# willian - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

Spurs closing in on Willian as Bale nears exit
# Ins And Outs
# Ins And Outs

Spurs closing in on Willian as Bale nears exit

Aug 21st 2013, 5:02 PM 3,485 Views 15 Comments

The Londoners are busy tying up a number of deals as the end of the transfer window nears.

Departures Lounge: Brazilian teenager to leave Man City for United
# Rumour Mill
# Rumour Mill

Departures Lounge: Brazilian teenager to leave Man City for United

Aug 21st 2013, 1:36 PM 6,306 Views 0 Comments

Gabriel Fernando is planning to turn his back on one Manchester club for another while there’s news on Willian, Daniel Agger and Demba Ba.

# willian - Saturday 2 February, 2013

Done deal: Anzhi complete Willian €35m signing
# Big Money
# Big Money

Done deal: Anzhi complete Willian €35m signing

Feb 2nd 2013, 11:31 AM 1,610 Views 0 Comments

Shakhtar were keen to hold on to the attacking midfielder, but Anzhi’s offer as they triggered the 24-year-old’s release clause.

# willian - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

'Unsporting' Adriano slapped with one-match suspension
# Banned
# Banned

'Unsporting' Adriano slapped with one-match suspension

Nov 27th 2012, 7:01 PM 1,285 Views 3 Comments

Shakhtar’s Brazilian striker scored after taking advantage of an uncontested hop ball by the referee which was punted forward.

# willian - Thursday 8 November, 2012

5 things we learned from this week's Champions League action
# Opinion
# Opinion

5 things we learned from this week's Champions League action

Nov 8th 2012, 8:02 AM 1,270 Views 0 Comments

Read our thoughts on Celtic’s heroic victory and Man City’s continuing failure in Europe.

# willian - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

The Departures Lounge: Willian to Spurs?
# Rumour Mill
# Rumour Mill

The Departures Lounge: Willian to Spurs?

Aug 22nd 2012, 1:57 PM 1,125 Views 0 Comments

AVB is eyeing up two Brazilian attackers while Tom Huddlestone has left Spurs for Stoke.

# willian - Friday 27 January, 2012

The Departures Lounge: your daily transfer gossip round-up
# Done Deal
# Done Deal

The Departures Lounge: your daily transfer gossip round-up

Jan 27th 2012, 2:34 PM 1,005 Views 0 Comments

Carlo Ancelotti reckons there are bargains to be had at Chelsea. Having picked up one defender, the PSG boss could return with his piggy bank for another.

# willian - Monday 23 January, 2012

The Departures Lounge: your daily transfer gossip round-up
# In Demand
# In Demand

The Departures Lounge: your daily transfer gossip round-up

Jan 23rd 2012, 1:54 PM 668 Views 0 Comments

Roman Abramovich will have to dig a little deeper into those enormous pockets of his if he wants to sign this Brazilian attacker.