Should Pedro leave Chelsea

Roma and Arsenal beckon: Pedro and Willian say goodbye to Chelsea

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Chelsea FC and Pedro Eliezer Rodriguez Ledesma, or Pedro for short, worked together for five years. After the contract was no longer extended, he said goodbye. AS Roma could report completion this week. Willian is also leaving the blues.

On all channels Pedro said goodbye to the fans, sympathizers and everyone who cares about Chelsea. "After five wonderful years, my stage at Chelsea is coming to an end," said the 33-year-old.

And now? After there were rumors of a return to FC Barcelona, ​​Pedro is said to be relocating the center of his life to Italy. In this regard, it was said back in June that he had agreed on a two-year contract with AS Roma with an option for another season.

Presumably, the Romans will announce the transfer this week. In the Eternal City, the 2010 world champion and three-time Champions League winner will be rewarded with 3.2 million euros per annum.

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Previously, Chelsea had extended the contract, which originally expired on July 1, until August. However, after the Blues were eliminated from the Champions League against FC Bayern, the agreement ended prematurely.

Willian also says goodbye to Chelsea

Willian will also leave Stamford Bridge. The 32-year-old winger does not receive the three-year contract he had hoped for from Chelsea and has decided against extending his contract by one year.

"Moving to Chelsea was the best decision," said the Brazilian, thanking him for seven years together. The dribbling and shooting strong winger is about to move to local rivals Arsenal, where he is expected to sign until 2023, according to media reports.