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Chelsea offer Willian new deal amid Barcelona, Manchester United speculation

Chelsea offer Willian new deal amid Barcelona, Manchester United speculation

- Chelsea have reportedly offer Willian a new contract at Stamford Bridge

- Manchester United and Barcelona have been linked to the Brazilian

- The Spanish club have reportedly made a third bid for the Blues attacker

Premier League giants Chelsea are reportedly offering Willian a new deal at Stamford Bridge with Barcelona and Manchester United interested in the winger.

The Brazilian is believed to want to leave the club with the Blues having rejected two bids from Barcelona.

The west London club have been adamant the forward is not for sale with Eden Hazard and Thibaut Courtois’ future also uncertain.

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Rivals United are yet to make an offer for the 29-year-old though it is believed Jose Mourinho is keen on a reunion having worked with him at Chelsea.

But the Portuguese tactician could have his work cut out if reports from Spanish are to be believed.

According Spanish media outlet, Sport, Chelsea will offer Willian a new deal with new boss Maurizio Sarri keen to keep hold of their man.

Manchester United could have the upper hand to sign Willian, speaking last year when the Red Devils first tried to sign him, he lauded his old boss.

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"There were a few conversations with my agent. I worked with Mourinho and I became his friend as well," he explained to Goal.

"He likes me a lot and I like him a lot as a coach and as a person. He has put his trust in me and in my work, and I was very grateful to him.

"Manchester came to me, they talked with my agent, but nothing happened, because Chelsea would not negotiate me in any way and I'm very happy at Chelsea."

Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that Barcelona have made increased their previous bid to sign Willian from Chelsea.

After being rejected twice, report suggests that the current La Liga champions have now raised their offer to £55m.

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