Jose Mourinho: Willian has chosen Chelsea over Tottenham - originally posted on Soccerlens.comChelsea manager Jose Mourinho has confirmed in a press conference today that Willian has chosen to join the Blues, despite the Brazil international having a medical ahead of a proposed £30m move to Tottenham.
The Anzhi Makhachkala midfielder initially attracted the attention of Liverpool, but Spurs hijacked the deal for the 25-year-old. And it seems like, Chelsea have snatched the deal right under their noses of their London rivals.
Tottenham Hotspur manager Andre Villas-Boas reflected on the transfer saga after yesterday’s 5-0 victory over Dinamo Tbilisi, said: “I confirmed [on Wednesday] there was interest in the player, if something happens… everything is possible. I’m not aware of all the circumstances because of our involvement in the game. Neither did I want it to be a distraction for what we achieved tonight.”
Mourinho has made a statement today in the press conference where he conf...