Thiago Silva is one of the most experienced and respected defenders in world football. And his arrival at Chelsea in the summer of 2020 was seen as a major coup for the club. The Brazilian center-back has been a key player for the Blues for many seasons. He has also played a key role this season, but it seems that his influence extends beyond the pitch.
According to reports, Silva recently sent a private text message to Chelsea’s new manager Frank Lampard. Lampard has been appointed as a caretaker manager after the sacking of Graham Potter. Thiago Silva expressed his support and admiration for the former Chelsea midfielder Lampard. Moreover, the text message is said to have “spoken volumes” about the relationship between the two men. Infact, it highlights the respect that Silva has for Lampard as a player and a manager.
The fact that Silva took the time to send a private message to Lampard before him taking charge is good. It is a testament to the bond that exists between the two men. It is clear that Silva has a great deal of respect for Lampard, both as a player and a manager. This bodes well for the future of the team if Lampard is given a permanent role as manager of the Blues.
What do fans think of Thiago Silva’s role at the club?
Chelsea fans will be hoping that the relationship between Lampard and Silva continues to flourish. And also, that the Brazilian defender can continue to be a key player for the club. Due to his experience, leadership, and quality, fans are in love with Silva. He has been an outstanding performer for the club for the last 2 seasons. He has managed to make the fans fall in love with him as a player.
Finally, his private text message to Lampard suggests that he is fully committed to the ambitions and goals of the club. And he will truly work hard for the club to achieve future glories.