Willian is prepared for a shock return to England lower than a yr after his emotional return to his native facet, and has now left Corinthians after receiving loss of life threats for his crew who’ve been eradicated from two main leagues in current weeks.
The 34-year-old winger ended an unlucky 12-month stint at Arsenal by terminating his contract with the Gunners and he deliberate to see the remainder of his profession with the Brazilian giants, however issues did not go as he had hoped.
Willian is now about to just accept a suggestion from Fulham and can be part of Mark Silva‘s newly promoted membership, who scored an vital level from their opening Premier League recreation in opposition to Liverpool.
“I did not come to Brazil to be threatened,” Willian advised reporters from the Globo Esporte.
At any time when Corinthians misplaced and generally I did not do effectively within the recreation, my household acquired threats and curses on social media.
“My spouse, my daughters, after some time (they) began attacking my father and my sister too.”
Corinthians mentioned in a press release: “Corinthians accepted the athlete’s resignation, anticipating the top of the contract.
Willian claimed personal and household issues and a need to go away Brazil. Corinthians are sorry, however respect the participant’s resolution.’
Willian first moved to England in 2013 and spent seven years at Chelsea, the place he received two Premier League titles, the Europa League, FA Cup and League Cup.
In complete, he scored 63 objectives in 339 appearances for the Blues earlier than transferring to Arsenal, the place he scored one aim in 37 appearances.
Mikel Arteta had hoped the veteran striker would assist Bukayo Saka and Emile Smith to nurture Rowe, however Willian’s time with the Emirates had failed spectacularly.
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