Willian delivers clear update on his Chelsea FC situation

Willian insists that he has no plans to quit Chelsea FC any time soon

By James Westwood
Chelsea FC star Wil Photo: Nike

Chelsea FC midfielder Willian insists he plans to remain at Stamford Bridge for ‘as long as possible’.

Willian has featured in all four of Chelsea FC’s matches at the start of the new Premier League season, once again making a significant impact on the team with his superb technical ability and range of passing.

Maurizio Sarri’s men are currently joint top of the table after making a perfect start to the campaign, with wins against Huddersfield, Arsenal, Newcastle and Bournemouth.

Chelsea FC have laid down an early challenge for the title and with Cardiff City up next at Stamford Bridge, supporters will be expecting the team’s 100% start to continue.

Willian has now revealed how happy he is in London and expressed his desire to remain at the club for as long as he can.

He told Chelsea’s official website: “When I arrived here my plan was to stay here as long as possible and now I am here five years I hope stay five more!

“I know I have two years of contract left but I hope to stay more years in the Premier League. I am very happy to be here five years.

“I have won titles and played a lot of games with a lot of happy moments, and a few sad moments as well but that is part of football.”

Over the course of his Chelsea career, Willian has amassed 241 appearances in the famous blue shirt, scoring 44 goals.

If Sarri’s team are to emerge as genuine challengers for silverware as the year progresses then the Brazilian stalwart will surely once again be a key part of the squad and vital in providing balance in the middle of the park.

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

Laver Cup 2018
The Sport Review
Laver Cup 2018: Federer, Djokovic and fellow top-10s relish European defence – ‘We’re ready!’
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
Take a tour of Arsenal star Mesut Ozil’s £10m London house with us
The Sport Review
Top 50 most stylish footballers in the world in 2017: Chelsea, Arsenal stars feature – Slideshow
Laver Cup 2018
The Sport Review
Laver Cup 2018: Rivals Federer and Djokovic ‘thrilled and excited’ to join forces on opening day
The Sport Review
Paul Scholes: What I really think about Man United’s progress
The Sport Review
Maurizio Sarri reveals Eden Hazard decision ahead of West Ham v Chelsea FC