Thiago Silva gave a super human performance against Manchester United on Sunday.
The Brazilian was literally everywhere as he kept United’s attackers including Cristiano Ronaldo in check at the back and winning a penalty in the opposite half of the pitch
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You wouldn’t believe he is 37 based on his performances, the centre-back plays like he is just 24 years and is at a peak of his powers. Chelsea are lucky to have him.
Here are Thiago Silva’s stats from Sunday’s game as per FBRef:
15 loose balls recovered
83 passes attempted
76 passes completed
91.6% pass accuracy rate
31 long balls attempted
26 long balls completed
72 ball carries
3 shot-creating actions
1 penalty won