Chelsea defender, Thiago Silva, has revealed that Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola played a vital role in his decision to play in the Premier League.
Recall that on 28 August 2020, Silva joined Premier League club Chelsea on a one-year deal and has become an integral part of the team.
However, in a chat with ESPN, the Brazilian international stated that he never imagine playing in the Premier League.
“No man, no. I never imagined I would play in the Premier League one day. It was one, with all due respect, football that I didn’t like.
“Because I thought it was a lot of aerial balls, get up here, fight there. I never really liked it even though I’m good in the air and adapt well. I thought I wouldn’t play