Football

Ramires signed from Benfica for £18 million.

Chelsea midfielder Ramires on verge of signing for Chinese Super League side Jiangsu Suning

Published 6 Comments

Football News
24/7

Chelsea midfielder Ramires is on the verge of joining Chinese Super League side Jiangsu Suning, according to the Daily Mail.

The Brazilian is expected to complete the £25 million move during the January transfer window, despite signing a new four-year deal in October.

Ramires hasn’t started a Premier League game for the Blues since their 2-1 defeat to Leicester City on December 14 and has only featured once this year.

BECOME A WRITER

Do you have what it takes? Sign up today and send over your 250 word test article: http://gms.to/haveyoursay3

Article continues below


The 28-year-old was signed by the Stamford Bridge club in 2010 from Benfica for £18 million, making 242 appearances in all competitions.

He had been linked with major European clubs including PSG and Bayern Munich but it seems as though Jiangsu have won the race to sign the energetic playmaker.

Article continues below

The Chinese club are currently managed by former Chelsea later Dan Petrescu who joined the club in July having played for the English champions for five years.

During his six years at the club, Ramires won the Premier League, FA Cup, League Cup, Champions League and Europa League.

Manchester United v Chelsea - Premier League

Chelsea’s number seven will probably be best remembered for his magnificent chip against Barcelona at the Nou Camp in the 2011/12 Champions League semi-final to help put his side through to the final. Unfortunately, he also picked up a yellow card which ruled him out of the final, which Chelsea ultimately won.

The goal won the club’s ‘Goal of the Year’ award whilst he also claimed the ‘Players’ Player of the Year award that season.

What was your favourite Chelsea moment involving Ramires?

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: http://gms.to/writeforgms

Topics:
Chelsea
Premier League
Football
Didier Drogba

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author

DISCLAIMER

This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again