Willian sends clear message to Chelsea manager Antonio Conte

Willian explains why he has been so pleased with his recent form for Chelsea this season

The Sport Review staff
By The Sport Review staff
Chelsea attacker Willian Photo: Sure

Willian has told Antonio Conte that he feels his performances have been improving significantly since being handed a more regular run in the Chelsea team.

The Brazilian attacker is widely regarded as one of the Premier League’s finest attacking talents but he has found his playing time to be somewhat restricted this season.

The 29-year-old has scored eight goals and made six assists in all competitions for Conte’s side so far this season and he is a firm favourite amongst Chelsea fans.

Willian, however, has only started half of Chelsea’s 22 Premier League games so far this season as he bids to become a regular fixture in Conte’s side.

The attacker has been handed a more regular role in the Chelsea team of late and Willian feels that his run in the team has helped him find some better form.

Speaking to Chelsea’s website, Willian said: “I’m happy with my performances.

“Since I started to play more games I’ve improved, scored more goals and helped the team.”

Willian will be hoping to feature when the Blues take on Leicester City at Stamford Bridge on Saturday in the Premier League.

Chelsea are currently third in the table as they look to try and get as close to Manchester City in the Premier League as possible.

The Blues played out a 0-0 draw with Arsenal in the first leg of their League Cup semi-final clash on Wednesday night.

MORE: Latest Chelsea news and views

MORE: Football transfer rumours and gossip


MORE: The latest football transfer news

MORE: Meet the Premier League's most stylish footballers

MORE: Do you know the top Muslim footballers in the Premier League?

MORE: Take a tour of Arsenal star Mesut Ozil’s £10m London house

MORE: Man United latest news

MORE: Arsenal latest news

MORE: Chelsea latest news

MORE: Liverpool latest news

Wimbledon 2018
The Sport Review
Wimbledon 2018: Novak Djokovic wins his fourth against Anderson – but No13 is extra special
The Sport Review
10 goalkeepers Liverpool FC could sign in summer transfer window
The Sport Review
Arsenal transfers: 10 targets Gunners could sign for defence in summer
The Sport Review
Take a tour of Cristiano Ronaldo’s stunning house in Madrid
The Sport Review
Top 50 Muslim footballers: Arsenal, Chelsea FC, Liverpool FC and Man United stars feature
The Sport Review
10 players Chelsea could sign in the 2018 summer transfer window
The Sport Review
Exclusive: Man United to cool interest in Tottenham star Toby Alderweireld
The Sport Review
Insider confirms Liverpool FC in discussions over world record move for Alisson
The Sport Review
Souness urges Mourinho to make 29-year-old third Man United signing