Masterful failure at Chelsea, Drinkwater made a point of apologizing to the Blues people before leaving.
« My time at Chelsea is over, it’s really strange to write this “. Strange, the qualifier also fits well on the career of Danny Drinkwater with the Blues jersey. The English midfielder spoke on social media to supporters of the 2021 European champions.
He tried to explain to them how he was loaned out four times in three years by the decision makers of Chelsea. « The list of excuses could be endless but I wouldn’t and I can’t change what happened “, wrote on Instagram the champion of England 2016 with Leicester.
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Recruited in London in the summer of 2017 for 38 million euros, Drinkwater was loaned successively from 2019 to Burnley, Aston Villa, Kasimpasa (Turkey) then Reading last season in the Championship.
The Manchester native has been held back by injuries and problems off the pitch. Deprived of a license for driving while intoxicated, Drinkwater had been caught in a nightclub altercation, recalls the British press.
Danny Drinkwater has said goodbye to the Chelsea fans on Instagram, confirming he is leaving the club this summer after his contract expire.
Honestly I have a lot of respect for how honest he’s been about his time at the club, not often you see players speak as openly as this. pic.twitter.com/BQbS3aHLTs
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