Chelsea winger Willian has credited the Blues for their good start, but insists that there is room for improvement.
Willian was handed his first start of the Premier League season against Bournemouth, but failed to prove that he’s worthy of a starting place ahead of Pedro, who came on as a substitute and scored the opening goal of the game.
The Brazilian fell out with Antonio Conte after the Italian denied him frequent opportunities. Knowing Willian, there could be trouble in paradise if Sarri continues to keep him shackled to the substitutes bench.
It’s too early and too promising to be thinking like that, however, with Chelsea winning all four of their opening Premier League games in the Sarri era.
Speaking to ESPN Brasil, Willian revealed his contentment at Chelsea’s start, but added that they will continue to work hard in order to improve and build on their perfect start:
“I think the team is on the right track. Of course we are just beginning the season, but we certainly have a lot to improve.”
“In football you always have to try to improve, wanting more. So I think that is the way, and we have to keep on working hard on it.”
This is the right mentality to have.