Chelsea target Willian had been firmly expected to move to mega-rich Russian outfit Anzhi Makhachkala, but that failed to materialise today. Chelsea and Spurs have long been admirers of the Brazilian playmaker, who has been outstanding for Shakhtar Donetsk for some time now. He scored 3 goals against the Blues this season in his 2
Chelsea target Willian has fallen out with current club Shakhtar Donetsk, after failing to return from the clubs winter break on time. Willian was still in Brazil while the rest of his team-mates completed their first training session since Christmas. His manager Mircea Lucescu said: “It is not very nice to say that Willian did
Chelsea lost out on their bid to sign Taison Freda yesterday, as the Brazilian joined Shakhtar Donestk. This could turn out to be a blessing in disguise, with Shakhtar thought to have signed Taison to soften the loss of Willian to the Premier League. Willian has been a long-time target of Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur,
Chelsea had looked as if they had completed a deal with Metalist Kharkiv for their forward, Taison Freda, but now look set to lose out to Shakhtar Donetsk. The Blues had agreed terms with the player last week, and was all set to raise their initial £8.4Million bid up to the £11M requested by the
Shakhtar Donetsk forward Willian has admitted he wanted to jump at the chance to sign for Chelsea when their offer came in, and still hopes to move to a bigger team in the near future. The versatile attacking midfielder attracted plenty of attention over the summer, with Tottenham and Chelsea very keen on the player.
The midfielder who has set the Champions League alight this season, having helped them to qualify for the knock-out rounds with a game to play, has openly talked up a move to the Premier League this season. The playmaker has been put high on the wish-lists of Tottenham Hotspur as well as Chelsea, but is
With christmas songs starting to be played all around us, football clubs are starting to line up their January wish-list, which always leads to the usual rumours. There is no surprise that there is a fair share of Chelsea transfer rumours appearing in the media, especially with Torres yet to score in nearly two months.
Shakhtar Donetsk´s coach Mircea Lucescu has said that they have no intention to sell Willian, but admits they may not have a choice. Willian has bin in scintillating form for Shakhtar in the Champions League this season, especially in his two performances against Chelsea, where he played his part in each of their 4 goals
The Shakhtar playmaker Willian was immense in both matches against Chelsea in this season’s Champions League, and he has admitted that he was wanted by Chelsea last summer and he is very hopeful that the Ukrainian side will give him his wish to move to the Premiership in the future. Willian said: “Chelsea and Spurs
Chelsea suffered their first Champions League defeat under Roberto Di Matteo last night against Shakhtar Donetsk, and it certainly made me wish I could turn back to the clock and change a couple of decisions made by Roman Abramovich in the last few seasons. For starters I was over the moon when Di Matteo finally