The Brazilian has been taking part in in his homeland since final summer season (Image: Getty)
The 33-year-old left the Emirates final summer season after an inauspicious spell with the Gunners, having netted only one aim in 25 Premier League appearances for the membership in his one and solely marketing campaign.
He was shipped off to Brazilian aspect Corinthians this time final yr, agreeing to take an enormous pay minimize on the rumoured £300,000-a-week deal he was handed by Arsenal.
However he has not set the world alight again in his homeland, solely netting one aim in 35 appearances in addition to laying on 4 assists – although he’s nonetheless thought-about a key participant.
Based on Goal.com, he – considerably surprisingly – nonetheless has suitors within the Premier League and has held talks with Fulham over an unlikely return to London.
Willian seems eager to go away Corinthians, having struggled considerably to settle and suffered with muscle accidents, and wish to return to England.
He even has a clause in his contract which suggests the Brazilian aspect are obliged to facilitate a transfer to a European membership, permitting Fulham to open talks.
Willian struggled at Arsenal however has fond recollections of London (Image: Getty)
Willian did, after all, reside in London for over 9 years, having first moved to Chelsea from Anzhi Makhachkala in 2013.
He has very fond recollections of dwelling within the capital, elevating his younger household there, whereas a possible transfer to Fulham would see the winger return to his outdated stomping floor of west London.
Fulham are probably drawn to Willian’s huge quantity of expertise – each within the Premier League and Champions League – and have been wanting so as to add senior professionals to their squad of their effort to keep away from the drop.
Corinthians, nonetheless, could be detest to lose a participant who is a vital a part of the squad when match.
Marco Silva and Fulham look like protecting an in depth eye on the Brazilian market and have already signed Manchester United’s Brazilian midfielder Andreas Pereira, who spent the final season on mortgage at Flamengo.
The Cottagers have a rising contingent of Portuguese-speaking gamers of their squad, with one other ex-Flamengo participant – Rodrigo Muniz – joined by Ivan Cavaleiro and summer season signing Joao Palhinha.
Have been Willian to maneuver to Fulham, he would even be reunited with outdated Arsenal team-mate Bernd Leno.
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