Higuain Reveals Why He Rejected Chelsea In January

Daniel Blazer
Daniel Blazer
Daniel Blazer
Managing Editor
  • Gonzalo Higuain rejected a move to Chelsea in the last transfer window
  • Hiddink couldn’t guarantee the Argentine playing time over Diego Costa

Source: Banooni
Source: Banooni

 
£40million+, that’s the fee that Chelsea were willing to pay Napoli for the services of Gonzalo Higuain in the recently closed January transfer window, that’s according to the Daily Mail.

The Argentina international, who has 24 goals in 24 Serie A appearances this season…
 

…rejected a move to the Blues due to the fact Guus Hiddink couldn’t guarantee that he’d start ahead of the back-in-form Diego Costa.

No footballer wants to play second fiddle – unless your name is Steve Harper – but there are several more reasons as to why Higuain rejected a move to Stamford Bridge.
 

JOHN TERRY

Higuain is currently in a long-term relationship; he didn’t want to risk it.


 

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Source: Meme Center
Source: Meme Center