At almost 40 years old, Thiago Silva is delaying his retirement as much as possible.
Inexhaustible central defender of Chelsea, Thiago Silva celebrated his 38th birthday last week. But nothing to worry the Brazilian, who intends to stay on the lawns at least until he is 40 years old.
« It depends on this season and we’ll see what happens in the World Cup… and it also depends on a contract extension. But I can confirm that my goal is to play until I’m 40, yes. », said the former Parisian in remarks taken up by journalist Fabrizio Romano. Under contract until 2023 with Chelsea, Thiago Silva has not yet heard from his leaders.