Dennis Wise warns Chelsea about Willian signing for Arsenal

first_imgAdvertisement Lampard reflects on Chelsea’s 3-2 defeat to West HamTo view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 3:39FullscreenLampard reflects on Chelsea’s 3-2 defeat to West Ham is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man City‘I think he’d be a good fit for anyone, Arsenal… I think he’d be a wonderful fit for them.‘That’s the sad thing about it, we’ll let him go to an opposition who wants to compete.‘We have to replace him with more, we have replaced him but we will [need] a lot more because we’ll be depending on only two when you want more.‘I think Pedro is going to go as well, so we’re going to lose two wide men. We’ll be disappointed to lose him as well. When you look at the quality that’s going, Chelsea have got to look for quality to come in.’Follow Metro Sport across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. For more stories like this, check our sport page. Frank Lampard is set to lose Willian on a free transfer this summer (AFP via Getty Images)‘It’ll be disappointing because I’ve got to say he’s had some wonderful years at Chelsea and he is a quality player as you’ve seen tonight [against West Ham]. ‘He’s still got so much ability to give. It’ll be sad to see him go.‘I think that’s why Chelsea are building already to try to replace Willian with other personnel, and that’s what they are going to have to do.‘Once you take him out, with the quality he has, the assists that he gives, the goals he gives, you’re taking a big chunk of it out [of the team]. We’ll miss him when he goes, he’s been a wonderful talent for Chelsea.’Asked if Arsenal or Manchester United is best suited for Willian, Wise replied: ‘Well, I wouldn’t want him to go to any of them, I’ve got to say because it’ll be competition for Chelsea.‘Go to Italy please, Willian. Go away. Dennis Wise warns Chelsea about Willian signing for Arsenal Commentcenter_img Dennis Wise says Willian’s exit will be a huge loss for Chelsea (Getty/Stadium Astro)Dennis Wise has warned Chelsea that losing Willian to Arsenal would provide a huge boost for Mikel Arteta’s side.The Brazil international has agreed a temporary deal to remain with Chelsea until the end of the delayed Premier League campaign but he is set to leave the club on a free transfer once the season is over.Arsenal have been heavily linked with a move for the winger, who has already admitted that he would be open to joining the Gunners despite their rivalry with Chelsea.And Wise, who made 445 appearances for Chelsea during his time at Stamford Bridge, admits the the 31-year-old’s departure would be a major blow for Frank Lampard.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENT‘I would love Chelsea to keep him but I think Chelsea look at his age, and I think that comes into the equation,’ Wise told Stadium Astro.‘They look at his age. Yes, they probably would extend by a year but they won’t give him three, and this is why he’s got an opportunity elsewhere to take a longer contract. Metro Sport ReporterThursday 2 Jul 2020 3:12 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link2.4kShares Advertisementlast_img

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