Willian

Born: August 9, 1988 (age 27)

Height: 5'8.5" (175cm)

Hometown: Ribeirao Pires, Brazil
Nationality: Brazil Brazilian

Position: Winger
Team: Chelsea (no. 22)
Willian of Chelsea in action during the UEFA Champions League Group G match between Chelsea and Maccabi Tel-Aviv at Stamford Bridge on September 16, 2015
Career History
Senior2006-2007Corinthians
2007-2013Shakhtar Donetsk
2013Anzhi Makhachkala
2013-Chelsea
International2011-Brazil
Sports Mole has 595 articles about Willian. Articles 1 to 40:
John Terry applauds as he leaves the pitch during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Newcastle United on February 13, 2016
Chelsea captain John Terry has dig at Tottenham's failure to win in West London
Chelsea captain John Terry has a dig at Tottenham Hotspur's failure to win at Stamford Bridge since 1990.
May 3, 17:29
A dejected Harry Kane of Tottenham Hotspur shakes hands with John Terry and Cesar Azpilicueta of Chelsea following the 2-2 draw on May 02, 2016
Result: Leicester City win Premier League title after Tottenham Hotspur draw
Leicester City are crowned Premier League champions after Chelsea fight back to draw 2-2 with Tottenham Hotspur at Stamford Bridge.
May 2, 21:55
Willian of Chelsea celebrates scoring his teams second goal during the UEFA Champions League Group G match between Maccabi Tel-Aviv FC and Chelsea FC at Sammy Ofer Stadium on November 24, 2015
Willian: 'Chelsea focused on Tottenham Hotspur clash'
Chelsea midfielder Willian says that the club are keen to reproduce their form of last season when they host Tottenham Hotspur at Stamford Bridge.
May 2, 12:47
Willian of Chelsea celebrates scoring his teams second goal during the UEFA Champions League Group G match between Maccabi Tel-Aviv FC and Chelsea FC at Sammy Ofer Stadium on November 24, 2015
Willian: 'Chelsea fans do not want Tottenham Hotspur to win title'
Willian insists that Chelsea are desperate to stop Tottenham Hotspur from having a chance at winning the Premier League title.
Apr 30, 12:57
Eden Hazard celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Chelsea on April 23, 2016
Result: Eden Hazard scores twice as Chelsea get back to winning ways at Bournemouth
Pedro, Eden Hazard and Willian score the goals as Chelsea get back to winning ways at Bournemouth.
Apr 23, 16:53
Pedro scores past Artur Boruc during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Chelsea on April 23, 2016
Live Commentary: Bournemouth 1-4 Chelsea - as it happened
Read how Chelsea's 4-1 win at Bournemouth unfolded with Sports Mole's minute-by-minute updates.
Apr 23, 14:00
Eden Hazard of Chelsea and Charlie Daniels of Bournemouth compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and A.F.C. Bournemouth at Stamford Bridge on December 5, 2015 in London, England.
Preview: Bournemouth vs. Chelsea
Sports Mole looks ahead to Saturday afternoon's Premier League match on the south coast as Bournemouth entertain Chelsea.
Apr 21, 14:37
Willian of Chelsea celebrates scoring his teams second goal during the UEFA Champions League Group G match between Maccabi Tel-Aviv FC and Chelsea FC at Sammy Ofer Stadium on November 24, 2015
Chelsea star Willian aims to play in Copa America, Olympics
Chelsea winger Willian wants to play in both the Copa America and the Rio Olympics this summer for Brazil.
Apr 20, 17:38
John Terry enjoys some inter-game fun with a shocked Gary Cahill during the Premier League game between Chelsea and West Ham United on March 19, 2016
Team News: Gary Cahill back for Chelsea, Kevin De Bruyne in for Man City
Gary Cahill returns to the Chelsea starting XI as they welcome Manchester City to the Bridge.
Apr 16, 16:35
Gary Cahill scores during the FA Cup game between Chelsea and Manchester City on February 20, 2016
Preview: Chelsea vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole previews Saturday's late kickoff between Chelsea and Manchester City in the Premier League.
Apr 15, 13:51
Oscar tries to stick it in during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Stoke City on March 5, 2016
Report: Chelsea to cash in on Brazilian midfielder Oscar
Oscar will be sold by Chelsea in the summer to make way for some fresh new faces brought in by incoming boss Antonio Conte, according to a report.
Apr 14, 11:08
Petr Cech of Arsenal concedes the second goal against West Ham United in the Premier League on August 9, 2015
Preview: West Ham United vs. Arsenal
Sports Mole previews Saturday lunchtime's Premier League clash between London duo West Ham United and Arsenal.
Apr 8, 13:11
Micah Richards of Aston Villa looks on during the pre season friendly between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Aston Villa at Molineux on July 28, 2015
Team News: Aston Villa make two changes for Chelsea clash
Eric Black names his first side since taking charge of Aston Villa on an interim basis.
Apr 2, 11:55
Cesc Fabregas celebrates the equaliser during the Premier League game between Chelsea and West Ham United on March 19, 2016
Result: Chelsea's Cesc Fabregas denies West Ham United famous win
West Ham United miss the chance to move into fourth in the Premier League table after conceding late on in a 2-2 draw at Chelsea on Saturday afternoon.
Mar 19, 17:02
Loic Remy #18 of Chelsea takes the ball in the first half against the New York Red Bulls during the International Champions Cup at Red Bull Arena on July 22, 2015
Team News: Loic Remy leads the line for Chelsea
Loic Remy is picked to lead the line for Chelsea as they welcome West Ham United to the Bridge.
Mar 19, 14:02
Diego Costa performs GBH on Gareth Barry during the FA Cup game between Everton and Chelsea on March 12, 2016
Result: Romelu Lukaku double helps Everton past Chelsea in FA Cup quarters
Everton beat Chelsea 2-0 at Goodison Park to book their place in the final four of the FA Cup, courtesy of two Romelu Lukaku goals.
Mar 12, 19:23
Adrien Rabiot scores the opening goal in the Champions League round of 16 second leg between Chelsea and Paris Saint-Germain on March 9, 2016
Result: Paris Saint-Germain dump Chelsea out of Champions League
Paris Saint-Germain book their place in the quarter-finals of the Champions League courtesy of a 2-1 win over Chelsea at Stamford Bridge, sealing a 4-2 aggregate victory.
Mar 9, 21:34
A terrifying Diego Costa celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Newcastle United on February 13, 2016
Team News: Diego Costa, Cesc Fabregas out for Chelsea
Diego Costa and Cesc Fabregas are dropped from the Chelsea XI for the visit of Stoke City.
Mar 5, 14:03
Willian and Erik Pieters during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Stoke City on March 5, 2016
Live Commentary: Chelsea 1-1 Stoke City - as it happened
Relive the 1-1 draw between Chelsea and Stoke City at Stamford Bridge with Sports Mole's minute-by-minute updates.
Mar 5, 14:00
Bertrand Traore #14 of Chelsea takes the ball in the first half against the New York Red Bulls during the International Champions Cup at Red Bull Arena on July 22, 2015
Team News: Bertrand Traore handed Chelsea start
Chelsea boss Guus Hiddink hands a starting spot to Bertrand Traore for Tuesday's Premier League match away to Norwich City, while Kenedy also starts for the Blues.
Mar 1, 18:47
Charlie Austin of QPR in action during the Sky Bet Championship match between Queens Park Rangers and Rotherham United at Loftus Road on August 22, 2015 in London, England.
Team News: Charlie Austin earns first start against Chelsea
Charlie Austin makes his Southampton debut for the visit of Chelsea.
Feb 27, 14:02
Willian celebrates scoring during the FA Cup game between Chelsea and Manchester City on February 20, 2016
Result: Chelsea see off weakened Manchester City to book FA Cup quarter-final spot
Chelsea seal their place in the quarter-finals of the FA Cup with a 5-1 win over a weakened Manchester City outfit at Stamford Bridge.
Feb 21, 17:49
Willian celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Newcastle United on February 13, 2016
Willian: 'Chelsea feeling confident ahead of Paris Saint-Germain tie'
Willian claims that a run of 12 games without defeat has left Chelsea in a buoyant mood heading into their Champions League tie with Paris Saint-Germain.
Feb 14, 12:24
Willian celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Newcastle United on February 13, 2016
Result: Chelsea hit five against relegation-threatened Newcastle United
Pedro scores twice as Chelsea record a 5-1 win over Newcastle United in Saturday evening's Premier League clash at Stamford Bridge.
Feb 13, 19:22
Chelsea boss Guus Hiddink strikes a pose in the dugout during the game with Watford on December 26, 2015
Live Commentary: Chelsea 5-1 Newcastle United - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of the Premier League clash between Chelsea and Newcastle United at Stamford Bridge, which ended in a 5-1 home win.
Feb 13, 16:30
Diego Costa celebrates his late equaliser during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Manchester United on February 7, 2016
Result: Late Diego Costa strike denies Manchester United victory at Stamford Bridge
Diego Costa nets in injury time as Chelsea make it 11 games unbeaten under Guus Hiddink and deny Manchester United victory at Stamford Bridge.
Feb 7, 17:53
Diego Costa cares not for Jose Holebas during the Premier League game between Watford and Chelsea on February 3, 2016
Result: Chelsea draw with Watford to remain unbeaten under Guus Hiddink
Chelsea remain unbeaten under interim manager Guus Hiddink with a goalless draw against Watford at Vicarage Road.
Feb 3, 21:39
Mathieu Flamini of Arsenal reacts to a missed opportunity against Chelsea on January 24, 2016
Result: Diego Costa scores winner as Chelsea edge 10-man Arsenal
Arsenal miss the chance to return to the top of the Premier League as Per Mertesacker is sent off in a 1-0 defeat at home to Chelsea.
Jan 24, 17:51
John Terry celebrates his last-minute equaliser during the game between Chelsea and Everton on January 16, 2016
Result: John Terry saves Chelsea with late equaliser
Chelsea captain John Terry scores in the ninth minute of additional time to help the Blues draw 3-3 with Everton in the Premier League.
Jan 16, 17:00
Craig Gardner of West Bromwich Albion celebrates scoring his team's first goal with his teammate Darren Fletcher against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on January 13, 2016
Result: James McClean strikes late to deny Chelsea at Stamford Bridge
Chelsea and West Bromwich Albion play out a 2-2 draw at Stamford Bridge in an entertaining affair.
Jan 13, 21:40
Brazilian Alexandre Pato practices at Corinthians' training center in Sao Paulo on January 31, 2012
Alexandre Pato prefers Chelsea over Liverpool?
Brazilian striker Alexandre Pato reportedly indicates that he would prefer to move to Chelsea over Liverpool.
Jan 13, 18:22
Diego Costa celebrates scoring during the FA Cup game between Chelsea and Scunthorpe on January 10, 2016
Result: Chelsea book spot in fourth round of FA Cup
Chelsea advance into the fourth round of the FA Cup with a 2-0 win over League One side Scunthorpe United at Stamford Bridge.
Jan 10, 15:50
Oscar of Chelsea celebrates scoring his team's first goal uring the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Swansea City at Stamford Bridge on August 8, 2015
Chelsea open to Oscar departure?
Chelsea are reported to be open to the idea of selling Oscar to Ligue 1 leaders Paris Saint-Germain.
Jan 8, 11:37
Willian celebrates scoring during the game between Crystal Palace and Chelsea on January 3, 2016
Chelsea star Willian refuses to give up on reaching top four
Willian is hopeful that Chelsea will secure a European spot this season, despite being 13 points adrift of a Champions League position.
Jan 4, 18:13
Alan Pardew manager of Crystal Palace gives instructions as Mauricio Pochettino manager of Tottenham Hotspur looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Crystal Palace at White Hart Lane on September 20, 2015
Alan Pardew: 'First goal changed things against Chelsea'
Crystal Palace manager Alan Pardew admits that Chelsea's first goal changed the course of the match during the Blues' 3-0 win at Selhurst Park.
Jan 3, 19:44
Chelsea's English defender John Terry reacts at the final whistle in the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Southampton at Stamford Bridge in London on October 3, 2015. Southampton won the game 3-1.
John Terry: 'Chelsea getting back to their best'
Chelsea captain John Terry believes that his side returned to their title-winning form of last season during the 3-0 win over Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park.
Jan 3, 15:45
Diego Costa celebrates with fellow goalscorers Willian and Oscar during the game between Crystal Palace and Chelsea on January 3, 2016
Result: Chelsea cruise past Crystal Palace to hand Guus Hiddink first win
Chelsea pick up their first win of Guus Hiddink's second spell in charge by cruising past Crystal Palace 3-0 at Selhurst Park.
Jan 3, 15:22
Diego Costa and Damien Delaney in action during the game between Crystal Palace and Chelsea on January 3, 2016
Live Commentary: Crystal Palace 0-3 Chelsea - as it happened
Relive Chelsea's 3-0 victory over Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park as goals from Oscar, Willian and Diego Costa hand Guus Hiddink the first win of his second spell.
Jan 3, 12:30
Chelsea's Cesc Fabregas battles with Odion Ighalo of Watford on December 26, 2015
Result: Watford hold Guus Hiddink's Chelsea to draw at Stamford Bridge
Guus Hiddink's second reign as interim Chelsea manager begins with a 2-2 draw at home to Watford.
Dec 26, 16:54
Chelsea interim manager Guus Hiddink on December 23, 2015
Preview: Chelsea vs. Watford
Sports Mole previews the Boxing Day clash in the Premier League between Chelsea and Watford at Stamford Bridge.
Dec 24, 13:05
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CLeicester CityLeicester362211364343077
2Tottenham HotspurSpurs361913467283970
3Arsenal361910759342567
4Manchester CityMan City361971068383064
5Manchester UnitedMan Utd35179943311260
6West Ham UnitedWest Ham351514660431759
7Southampton361691153391457
8Liverpool3515101059481155
9Chelsea351212115548748
10Stoke CityStoke36139143852-1448
11Everton351014115549644
12Watford35128153642-644
13Swansea CitySwansea361110153750-1343
14West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom361011153246-1441
15Bournemouth36118174363-2041
16Crystal Palace36109173646-1039
17Newcastle UnitedNewcastle3689193964-2533
18Sunderland35711174058-1832
19Norwich CityNorwich3587203561-2631
RAston Villa3637262772-4516