Villarreal striker Samuel Chukwueze has named Chelsea as his favorite club in England – despite nearly joining Arsenal. “My favorite team in England is Chelsea,” Chukwueze said in an Instagram Live.
“I was supporting Chelsea when I was young. When Chelsea lost that Champions League final against Manchester United, I was crying all through the night.”Playing in England is still an ambition for me,” he told Team Talk.
“I want to play in England. It was very close for me to sign for Arsenal, almost had the contract in my hands. “Unfortunately, it did not work out fine with my academy due to the side of agreement and payment. “They did not agree with the terms of the contract.”