??Barcelona are reportedly closing in on a move to sign Brazilian winger Willian from ?Chelsea.
There has been rumours of bids from Barcelona in recent days, while Willian’s Brazil teammate Philippe Coutinho has apparently helped convinced the Chelsea star to make the move during their time together at the World Cup in Russia over the summer.
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Willian has been at Stamford Bridge for five years, during which time he has made 236 appearances for the Blues, scoring 44 goals in a Chelsea career that has seen him win the Premier League twice, as well as the FA Cup and the League Cup.
“Well, they are excellent players with a lot of quality,” Willian told the Evening Standard when asked about potentially linking up with Brazil teammates at Barcelona recently.
He also briefly touched on the rumours linking him with a move to Barcelona, whilst also insisting that it was ‘not the time’ to address them properly.
“People speculate a lot. We see a lot of things on the internet, but this is not the time to talk about this.