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Willian posing in his Chelsea kit. Chelsea will be announcing the signing of the new Brazilian playmaker Willian after Jose Mourinho and Chelsea managed to make a last-minute deal with his former club Anzhi Makhachkala to lure him to Stamford Bridge instead of White Hart Lane.  This is a statement from the club’s website, “Chelsea Football Club can confirm an agreement has been reached with both Willian and his club Anzhi Makhachkala for the transfer of the Brazilian player.  The transfer is subject to a work permit hearing on Wednesday.” It remains to be seen on where Willian will be deployed in Mourinho’s 4-2-3-1 formation considering they already boast the like of Hazard, Ramires, De Bruyne, Oscar, Mata, Victor Moses, and recently acquired Andre Schurrle.  Many were coaxed for Willian to join Spurs as Andre Villas Boas saw him as the perfect replacement for the possibly out-going Gareth Bale to Real Madrid.  Willian was set to join Spurs as he had passed his medical but he had a ...
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