Thiago Silva Explains How Frank Lampard Convinced Him to Join Chelsea

Chelsea centre-back Thiago Silva has admitted he opted to sign for the Blues this summer after being hugely impressed with manager Frank Lampard's desire.

Silva left Paris Saint-Germain after the Champions League final and was quickly snapped up by Chelsea, who hope that the 36-year-old will be able to add some much-needed organisation to a defence which was infamously shaky last year.