Thiago Silva replaced Paris Saint-Germain with Chelsea this summer. After eight years in the French capital, the 36-year-old defender wanted to try something new and he has not disappointed since switching to Stamford Bridge. In fact, he has done so well that Chelsea will start negotiations on a new contract in the coming weeks. According to the acclaimed journalist Fabrizio Romano.

Thiago Silva was brought in by the club's former manager, Frank Lampard, but the new manager, Thomas Tuchel, is also pleased with the aging central defense. It is not only his playing qualities that the club is happy with, but also his leadership qualities.

The Brazilian has been in the starting line-up for most of Chelsea's matches this season, and he has even worn the captain's armband. Thiago Silva has played 21 matches so far this season. Before his move to Chelsea, Thiago Silva played for clubs such as PSG, AC Milan and FC Porto. In addition to that, he has also played 89 international matches for Brazil.