Thiago Silva told Chelsea they should sign Lucas Paqueta, but they had other priorities on their mind, the defender has revealed.
“He has to go to Chelsea. If it happens, it will be for the best."
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Roy Hodgson and Sean Dyche cannot wait for specific cloning technology to be developed.
"Jimmy, you are going to turn into a meme if we carry this conversation on."
"Lille didn’t threaten enough and when they got close to the Chelsea goal ran into a brick wall."
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"He defends well, heads it, wants to win. You can see he's just a born warrior."
"I never thought I would play for three years here in this great club, so I’m very happy to stay for another season."
"I will speak about Silva because, he always finds the edge. I think what he does for Chelsea, it's magnificent..."
The Brazillian is among several Chelsea players who are out of contract in 2022...
The centre-back has started eight of the Blues 13 Premier League matches this season...
The Blues were short of defensive options for their trip to Brentford on Saturday.
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Thiago Silva and Olivier Giroud have both opted to extend their Chelsea contracts until June 2022.
Chelsea centre-back Fikayo Tomori is edging closer to a permanent switch to Italian giants Milan this summer.
Silva arrived at Chelsea last summer and signed a one-year deal, with the option of a further year.
Thiago Silva returns to the city of nightmares to realise the Champions League dream that passed him by.
Thiago Silva helped Chelsea to reach the Champions League semis on Tuesday and could now extend his spell with the club.
Haaland will face potential suitors Man City this week. They have eyed in the Champions League before buying before.
It has been all rosy so far for the German. How will Thomas Tuchel and Chelsea now react to adversity?
Thiago Silva has been unavailable for Chelsea since their win over Tottenham at the start of February...
Thiago Silva has posted his response to the sacking of manager Frank Lampard via social media.
Thiago Silva made 80 appearances for Fluminense before securing a move to Italian giants AC Milan.
Thiago Silva joined Chelsea in the summer after his contract with Paris Saint-Germain ended.
The Mailbox reckons United's squad lacks experience of winning the title. Didn't seem to bother Liverpool...
Chelsea were nowhere near their best; the score flattered them. But it was the sort of game they wouldn't have won last season...
"Chelsea are on absolute fire," and Rio Ferdinand believes much of that is down to one beautiful man.