Willian

Born: August 9, 1988 (age 29)

Height: 5'8.5" (175cm)

Hometown: Ribeirao Pires, Brazil
Nationality: Brazil Brazilian

Position: Winger
Team: Chelsea (no. 22)
Willian of Chelsea in action during the UEFA Champions League Group G match between Chelsea and Maccabi Tel-Aviv at Stamford Bridge on September 16, 2015
Career History
Senior2006-2007Corinthians
2007-2013Shakhtar Donetsk
2013Anzhi Makhachkala
2013-Chelsea
International2011-Brazil
Sports Mole has 790 articles about Willian. Articles 1 to 40:
David Luiz celebrates opening the scoring during the Champions League group game between Chelsea and Roma on October 18, 2017
Team News: David Luiz handed Chelsea recall in Azerbaijan
David Luiz returns to Chelsea's starting lineup for this evening's Champions League tie against Qarabag FK, as Antonio Conte makes four changes to his side.
16:01
Willian celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Chelsea on March 18, 2017
Willian rubbishes rumours he wants to leave Chelsea for Palmeiras
Willian rejects rumours that he is in talks to leave Chelsea and move back to Brazil to join Palmeiras.
Nov 21, 10:43
Willian celebrates scoring the Blues' first during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Sunderland on May 21, 2017
Chelsea Newsdesk Live: Willian latest, Qarabag build-up, more
Keep up with all of the latest Chelsea news and rumours throughout the day, as well as build-up to Wednesday's Champions League encounter with Qarabag.
Nov 21, 10:18
Willian celebrates scoring the Blues' first during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Sunderland on May 21, 2017
Willian linked with Manchester United switch?
Chelsea midfielder Willian is reportedly the subject of interest from Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho, who is believed to want the player at Old Trafford.
Nov 19, 12:32
Willian celebrates scoring the Blues' first during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Sunderland on May 21, 2017
Willian: 'Chelsea will fight to retain Premier League title'
Chelsea forward Willian admits that Manchester City's form has made his side's title defence "difficult", but insists that they will keep fighting to retain their crown.
Nov 16, 22:15
Antonio Conte watches on intently during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Chelsea on October 14, 2017
Preview: West Bromwich Albion vs. Chelsea
Sports Mole previews the Premier League clash at The Hawthorns between West Bromwich Albion and Chelsea.
Nov 16, 15:14
Willian celebrates scoring the Blues' first during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Sunderland on May 21, 2017
AC Milan 'lining up January Willian move'
Chelsea winger Willian is reportedly wanted by AC Milan amid speculation that the Premier League champions would be open to selling the Brazilian.
Nov 16, 13:14
Willian celebrates scoring the Blues' first during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Sunderland on May 21, 2017
Willian questions Ruben Loftus-Cheek's loan move to Crystal Palace
Chelsea winger Willian says that he "does not know" why Ruben Loftus-Cheek is spending a season on loan at Crystal Palace.
Nov 16, 10:38
Paris Saint-Germain's Brazilian midfielder Lucas Moura celebrates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match between Bastia and Paris Saint Germain (PSG) at the Armand Cesari stadium in Bastia on the French Mediterranean island of Corsica on
Chelsea 'to sell Willian to fund move for Lucas Moura'
A report claims that Willian will be allowed to leave Chelsea in the summer as the Blues intend to free up further funds to bring in Lucas Moura from Paris Saint-Germain.
Nov 15, 15:17
Neymar in action during the international friendly between Japan and Brazil on November 10, 2017
Result: England, Brazil play out goalless draw
England and Brazil play out a goalless draw in Tuesday night's international friendly at Wembley.
Nov 14, 21:52
Interim Toffees boss David Unsworth watches on during the EFL Cup game between Chelsea and Everton on October 25, 2017
David Unsworth: 'Everton were terrific against Chelsea'
Everton interim manager David Unsworth is happy with his players for putting in a "terrific" performance in Wednesday night's 2-1 defeat at Chelsea in the EFL Cup.
Oct 25, 22:31
Michy Batshuayi and Phil Jagielka in action during the EFL Cup game between Chelsea and Everton on October 25, 2017
Result: Chelsea see off managerless Everton to reach EFL Cup quarter-finals
Antonio Rudiger scores his first goal for Chelsea to help the Blues into the quarter-finals of the EFL Cup at the expense of managerless Everton.
Oct 25, 21:40
Interim Toffees boss David Unsworth watches on during the EFL Cup game between Chelsea and Everton on October 25, 2017
Live Commentary: Chelsea 2-1 Everton - as it happened
Relive Chelsea's 2-1 win over managerless Everton as goals from Antonio Rudiger and Willian fire the Blues into the quarter-finals of the EFL Cup.
Oct 25, 18:45
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte on the sidelines in the match against Burnley on February 12, 2017
Team News: Three changes for Chelsea ahead of Watford clash
Antonio Conte makes three changes to his Chelsea starting XI ahead of Saturday's Premier League meeting with Watford at Stamford Bridge.
Oct 21, 11:35
Eden Hazard is congratulated by teammates after scoring during the Champions League group game between Chelsea and Roma on October 18, 2017
Willian backs Eden Hazard, Alvaro Morata to "improve more"
Chelsea fans have still yet to see the best of attacking talents Eden Hazard and Alvaro Morata, according to teammate Willian.
Oct 19, 17:56
Alvaro Morata celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Everton on August 27, 2017
Team News: Alvaro Morata starts for Chelsea
Alvaro Morata starts up front as Chelsea welcome Roma in the Champions League.
Oct 18, 18:43
Antonio Conte orders the gabagool during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Everton on August 27, 2017
Team News: Wilfried Zaha returns for Crystal Palace against Chelsea
Wilfried Zaha makes his return from injury as Crystal Palace host Chelsea this afternoon.
Oct 14, 14:06
Michy Batshuayi in action for Chelsea on August 20, 2016
Antonio Conte tips Michy Batshuayi for more game time at Chelsea
Antonio Conte claims that Michy Batshuayi has developed a better understanding of English football and will have more opportunities to perform for Chelsea this season.
Oct 13, 22:40
Antonio Conte orders the gabagool during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Everton on August 27, 2017
Antonio Conte hopeful over Alvaro Morata injury
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is hopeful that the hamstring injury sustained by Alvaro Morata during his side's 1-0 home defeat to Manchester City is not serious.
Sep 30, 20:02
Tiemoue Bakayoko and N'Golo Kante deny all knowledge as Raheem Sterling goes down during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Manchester City on September 30, 2017
Result: Manchester City outclass Chelsea to regain top spot
Kevin De Bruyne scores against his former club to hand Manchester City a 1-0 win over champions Chelsea as Pep Guardiola's side regain top spot in the Premier League.
Sep 30, 19:23
Eden Hazard in action during the Champions League game between Chelsea and Qarabag on September 12, 2017
Antonio Conte: 'Eden Hazard performance was amazing'
Antonio Conte is delighted with Eden Hazard's "amazing" performance after the Belgian inspired Chelsea to a 2-1 win at Atletico Madrid.
Sep 27, 22:42
Paris Saint-Germain's Uruguayan forward Edinson Cavani celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League group A football match between Paris and Malmo on September 15, 2015
Report: Chelsea frontrunners to sign Paris Saint-Germain forward Edinson Cavani
Chelsea are believed to be the frontrunners to sign Edinson Cavani should the Uruguayan depart Paris Saint-Germain in January following his penalty row with Neymar.
Sep 27, 20:58
Eden Hazard in action during the Champions League game between Chelsea and Qarabag on September 12, 2017
Team News: Eden Hazard starts against Atletico Madrid
Eden Hazard is handed a start for Chelsea's trip to Atletico Madrid in the Champions League.
Sep 27, 18:38
Eden Hazard in action during the Champions League game between Chelsea and Qarabag on September 12, 2017
Team News: Eden Hazard still on Chelsea bench
Eden Hazard remains on the bench as Chelsea visit Stoke City.
Sep 23, 14:01
Willian celebrates scoring the Blues' first during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Sunderland on May 21, 2017
Willian: 'Chelsea just as strong as last season'
Chelsea midfielder Willian believes that the Blues remain as strong as they were last year despite several high-profile departures over the summer.
Sep 23, 11:50
Antonio Conte cleans his face during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Chelsea on March 18, 2017
Preview: Stoke City vs. Chelsea
Sports Mole previews Saturday afternoon's Premier League meeting between Stoke City and Chelsea at the bet365 Stadium.
Sep 21, 16:29
N'Golo Kante and Aaron Ramsey in action during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Arsenal on September 17, 2017
Result: Chelsea, Arsenal play out goalless draw
Chelsea and Arsenal play out a goalless draw in Sunday afternoon's Premier League clash at Stamford Bridge.
Sep 17, 15:22
Antonio Conte celebrates during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea on August 20, 2017
Antonio Conte praises Davide Zappacosta after debut goal in Champions League
Antonio Conte praises Davide Zappacosta following an impressive debut for Chelsea in the Champions League.
Sep 13, 15:02
Eden Hazard rubs his penis during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Manchester United on October 23, 2016
Antonio Conte calls for "patience" with Eden Hazard
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte calls for "patience" as Eden Hazard continues to step up his recovery from injury.
Sep 13, 09:47
Pedro celebrates scoring during the Champions League game between Chelsea and Qarabag on September 12, 2017
Result: Chelsea hit six against Qarabag FK in Champions League opener
Chelsea mark their return to the Champions League with a 6-0 victory over minnows Qarabag FK at Stamford Bridge.
Sep 12, 21:36
Alvaro Morata celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Everton on August 27, 2017
Team News: Alvaro Morata, Eden Hazard on Chelsea bench
Alvaro Morata and Eden Hazard start among the substitutes as Chelsea welcome Qarabag in the Champions League.
Sep 12, 18:56
Alvaro Morata celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Everton on August 27, 2017
Gianfranco Zola: 'Alvaro Morata must find consistency'
Former Chelsea striker Gianfranco Zola challenges Alvaro Morata to develop consistency at Stamford Bridge.
Sep 12, 17:40
Harry Maguire and Alvaro Morata in action during the Premier League game between Leicester City and Chelsea on September 9, 2017
Result: Chelsea claim third consecutive win after seeing off Leicester City
Chelsea climb to third in the Premier League table following their 2-1 win over Leicester City in Saturday's encounter at the King Power Stadium.
Sep 9, 17:02
Chelsea's Eden Hazard in action during the Premier League match against Watford on May 15, 2017
Team News: Eden Hazard starts on Chelsea bench
Eden Hazard is named among the substitutes for Chelsea's trip to Leicester City.
Sep 9, 14:08
Gabriel Jesus of Brazil takes a pass during the FIFA Under-20 World Cup semi-final against Senegal on June 17, 2015
Brazil contingent head back to England on private jet
Willian, Roberto Firmino, Philippe Coutinho, Gabriel Jesus, Fernandinho and Ederson are pictured returning to England following Brazil's 1-1 draw with Colombia.
Sep 6, 11:49
Philippe Coutinho in action during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Burnley on March 12, 2017
Manchester City, Liverpool 'team up to hire private jet for Brazilian players'
Manchester City and Liverpool join together to hire a private jet to fly their Brazilian stars back to the UK in good time ahead of Saturday's lunchtime kickoff.
Sep 5, 10:32
Ross Barkley reacts to a miss during the Premier League game between Watford and Everton on April 9, 2016
Paul Merson "shocked" by Ross Barkley's Chelsea U-turn
Paul Merson admits that he is "lost for words" after hearing that Everton midfielder Ross Barkley turned down a move to Chelsea last minute.
Aug 31, 22:29
Willian celebrates scoring the Blues' first during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Sunderland on May 21, 2017
Manchester United 'make last-ditch Willian bid'
Manchester United reportedly launch an ambitious move for Chelsea attacker Willian on transfer deadline day.
Aug 31, 13:20
Chelsea's Eden Hazard in action during the Premier League match against Watford on May 15, 2017
Thibaut Courtois: 'Eden Hazard could struggle to get back in Chelsea team'
Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois warns Eden Hazard that he will not walk straight back into the team once he returns from an ankle injury.
Aug 29, 15:35
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Victor Moses during the FA Cup final between Arsenal and Chelsea on May 27, 2017
Nigel Winterburn: 'Oxlade-Chamberlain wants new challenge'
Former Arsenal defender Nigel Winterburn believes that Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has his heart set on leaving the club in search of a new challenge.
Aug 29, 13:40



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3Chelsea1281323101325
4Tottenham HotspurSpurs127232091123
5Liverpool126422417722
6Arsenal127142216622
7Burnley12642129322
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16Everton123361224-1212
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20Crystal Palace12129624-185
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