The German defender lamented over the inevitable departure of Chelsea from the Brazilian player, who ruled out in the last hours a renewal of contract with the Blues.
Antonio Rudiger say what Chelsea will miss Willian if he finally decides to leave the club in this passing market and compared a quality of the Brazilian winger with another great player like Eden Hazard.
“From the first day I arrived in Chelsea, Willian and David Luiz put me on the team and helped me in the first few months because it was not so easy for me,” the German told reporters.
“He is a great guy and a really good footballer. He is calm and humble and it will be sad if I don’t see him as a teammate again. He is not the type of player who talks so much. Let his game speak for him on the field , like Eden Hazard. He is a guy who dictates the game and not many players in the world have this kind of quality, “he explained.
“He always trains hard and stays practicing free throws after training. He is someone who always wants to improve,” he closed.
Willian, who ruled out a renewal with Chelsea in the last hours, is likely to play his last game with the Blues next Saturday, when Londoners seek to turn the series against Bayern Munich for the Champions League (the first leg ended 3-0 for the Bavarians in England).
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