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How I Asked God To Help Chelsea Win The UCL- Thiago Silva Revealed

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How I Asked God To Help Chelsea Win The UCL- Thiago Silva Revealed

How I Asked God To Help Chelsea Win The UCL- Thiago Silva Revealed

The 36-year-old was replaced by Andreas Christensen after 39 minutes in Porto against Manchester City, due to injury. Silva left the pitch disappointed, as he covered his head with his shirt.

Chelsea veteran defender, Thiago Silva has shared more light on the events that led to Chelsea’s UCL success last season.

The 36-year-old was replaced by Andreas Christensen after 39 minutes in Porto against Manchester City, due to injury. Silva left the pitch disappointed, as he covered his head with his shirt.

The Brazilian then took up the role to cheer up his teammates from the bench, encouraging them to do better till the end of the game.

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Fortunately, Kai Havertz scored the goal which made the difference in Porto that night as Chelsea lifted the second-ever UEFA Champions League.

The trophy meant a lot to Thomas Tuchel and Thiago Silva because it was their first time winning it after losing the final to Bayern Munich in the previous season during their time in Paris Saint-Germain.

However, during Thiago Silva interview with the media at the national team lately, he recalled how he asked God to help Chelsea win the Champions League after his disappointing substitution that night.

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Silva On how he felt after being substituted in the UCL final, said he knew he wouldn’t be able to carry on, so he put down his head and covered it with his shirt. Recalling at that moment that he’d lost the previous year’s final and he’s leaving the pitch now when the score is 0-0.

“I Asked God to win it and the injury wasn’t serious so I could play for Brazil,” Silva said

Nonetheless, Silva has extended his contract by another year at Chelsea and after he completes the Copa America with Brazil, he’s expected to return to the London club ahead of new season.

Therefore, what can you say about Silva’s impact on Chelsea UCL’s triumph last season?

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