Photo: Willian sends heartfelt message to Ivanovic after Chelsea exit

Willian wishes Branislav Ivanovic all the best after the Serbian defender's Chelsea exit...

Willian has taken to social media to wish Branislav Ivanovic all the very best after the defender’s transfer from Chelsea to Zenit Saint Petersburg this week.

The 32-year-old left the Blues to move to the Russian club after a successful nine-year spell at Stamford Bridge.

Ivanovic won two Premier League titles, three FA Cups and the Champions League during his time with the Blues before his exit this week.

And Chelsea playmaker Willian was quick to wish the defender all the best after he left the west London club to move to Russia.

Brazilian Willian posted the picture above on his personal Instagram account and wrote the caption: “Brat was a pleasure to play with you!God bless you in your new journey. #ivanovic”

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Chelsea are currently flying high at the top of the Premier League table as they prepare for their crunch clash with Arsenal at Stamford Bridge on Saturday afternoon.

The Blues were held to a 1-1 draw by Liverpool at Anfield on Tuesday night.

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