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Four Footballers Who Returned To Chelsea After Leaving The Club

Chelsea have many supporters all around the world. This is why some football stars dream of playing for Chelsea in the English Premier League. Roman Abramovich has bought some top players for Chelsea since he acquired the club some years ago. Let us take a look at four players who returned to Chelsea after leaving the club.

1. David Luiz

Many Chelsea fans blamed Jose Mourinho when David Luiz decided to move from Chelsea to PSG in 2014. This transfer made David Luiz the most expensive defender in football history. However, Luiz returned to Chelsea when Antonio Conte was the coach.

2. Didier Drogba

The Ivorian striker left Chelsea after he won the UEFA Champions League title in 2012. Drogba scored more than 100 goals when he was a Chelsea player. In 2014, Chelsea announced the return of Didier Drogba. He went on to win the English Premier League title for Chelsea under the management of Jose Mourinho.

3. Romelu Lukaku

Jose Mourinho was responsible for the sale of Romelu Lukaku to Everton in 2014. The Belgium star quickly established himself as one of the best strikers in European football. He went on to play for clubs like Manchester United and Inter Milan. Lukaku returned to Stamford Bridge this year.

4. Nemanja Matic

Matic first moved to Chelsea in 2009. However, the Serbian international only made two appearances for Chelsea in the English Premier League. He decided to move to Benfica in order to get regular game time. Matic returned to Stamford Bridge in 2014.

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