Chelsea defender Thiago Silva celebrated his 39th birthday and there has been an outpouring of best wishes.
Thiago Silva has been one of the world’s best defenders for the past decade at least, and the Brazil icon is still going on strong for Chelsea at 39.
September 22 is a special day for Chelsea fans as it affords them the opportunity to celebrate a man so widely adored, not just in England but across the world.
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Chelsea wish Thiago Silva a happy birthday
Chelsea took to their official Twitter page to send best birthday wishes to their iconic defender.
🎶 ‘Ooooohhhhh, Thiago Silva!’
— Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) September 22, 2023
Even at 39, he remains pivotal to Mauricio Pochettino’s plans and will likely remain so as the season progresses.
Several Chelsea players have taken to social media to wish Thiago Silva a happy birthday.
Defenders Reece James and Ben Chilwell have sent their best wishes.