Legend of Manchester United, Patrice Evra said that midfielder Thiago Silva would be an important "key" to bring Chelsea to the Premier League championship this season. The 36-year-old joined Chelsea in the form of free transfer last summer after winning 18 large titles in 8 years of attachment to PSG.
Thiago Silva helps raise Chelsea's crafts
Evra said on Sky Sports: "Chelsea has returned to the game. I remember the 0-0 draw between them and MU, it was a really boring match. But they kept clean and now they started recording Tables and win. Thiago Silva will be the key to their defense. "
With his experience and class, Thiago Silva immediately creates influence on Chelsea's defenders who are very fragile and vulnerable before. In 8 appearances in every arena, the Brazilian star helped "The Blues" to keep the net clean up to 6 matches. Thiago Silva with Kurt Zouma is the two options for the first cave of Lampard.
Chelsea just won 2-0 on Newcastle's courtyard. It was the 7th consecutive match "The Blues" unbeaten in the British Premier League, including 4 victories and 3 draws. The positive results helped the team of Lampard coach to rise to 3rd place on the rankings with 18 points, only 2 points less than the Tottenham table top.
In the past transfer period, Chelsea spent more than 200 million pounds to bring about quality rookies like Kai Havertz, Timo Werner, Hakim Ziyech, Ben Chilwell and Edouard Mendy. As for Thiago Silva, he was just a free contract. However, the importance of this 36-year-old midfielder will not be inferior to any star in the remaining Chelsea this season.