Willian sends message to Chelsea fans after Chelsea’s goalless draw against Fulham

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Willian has admitted his return to Stamford Bridge was special and thanked Chelsea fans for the reception.

Willian played 75 minutes for Fulham as they secured a goalless draw against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge.

Willian told Sky Sports: “It was a big night. We performed well with and without the ball. We deserved a bit more maybe but a point is good.

“It’s hard to come here and play against Chelsea. They have a very good team.

“It was a special night to be back at the Bridge. I spent seven years here, I was very happy.

“I’m very happy at Fulham. We have to keep going the same way. We have so much to improve.

“It was a good reception from the Chelsea fans. I respect them a lot. It was amazing.”