It was not only a delightful news for fans on Social Media, it was also a delightful day in Stamford Bridge as Thiago Silva signed new one year contract with Chelsea which will keep him at West London until 2022.

Silva remains a positive addition to Chelsea team as he plays a vital, improve our defence line both under Lampard and Tuchel management.

Chelsea director Marina Granovskaia has made her speech on keeping Silva at Chelsea:

β€œWhen we brought Thiago Silva in last summer, we knew we were adding a world-class player to the squad.

β€œThiago has duly shown everyone at Chelsea his immense quality throughout this season, and he has had a huge influence on and off the pitch for us.

We said when he signed that we hoped Thiago would add new trophies to his impressive list of honours, and he has done just that with our success in the Champions League this weekend.

β€œWe now hope that he carries on in exactly the same fashion in the coming year.”

Chelsea fans have also put up various reaction on Social Media that Silva fully deserves new contract: