Chelsea forward Willian is edging closer to the exit from the Stamford Bridge. He thinks, he might not be going to extend his contract.
According to reports, Chelsea has contacted his agent several times. But none of them could not reach an agreement. Chelsea are not willing to pay the wages that he demands. As Willian is getting older, therefore he might get a long-term contract at neither Chelsea nor any other club.
The Brazillian forward, currently playing in the Premier League for Chelsea football club. He is a consistent performer for the Blues. Willian is playing for Chelsea for 7 years. He is one of the players in the current squad, playing for the blues for the longest period.
Willian is a regular player for Chelsea’s first team
Willian usually finds his name in the starting line-up for Chelsea. He has played for the Blues this season in 37 matches so far. Willian scored 7 goals and provided 6 assists this season in a blue jersey. Therefore, he is an important player from this London based club.
Willian is a creative player. This right-footed player mainly plays as a right-winger. He can play as an attacking midfielder as well as a left-winger. Willian can work hard on the pitch and loves to run down either side of the pitch. He is one of the fan-favorite in the whole Chelsea squad.
Everything is looking good with Willian but his age is not on his side. He is 31 years old now. He has only a few years left in his football career. His current contract with Chelsea is going to end this year. As a result, there might be some possibilities that he will leave the club. Willian has a current market value of 28 million euros. If Chelsea will not extend his contract, they might lose him this summer for free.
With his time at Chelsea, he managed to win several trophies. He is a two time English Premier League champion, Emirates FA Cup winner and English League Cup, winner. Willian won Copa America for his national team Brazil. Chelsea’s manager is going to build his team around young players. Therefore, he will ignore the senior players.
In his last conversation, Chelsea offered him two years contract. But he demanded a contract of three years.