Dani Alves Reveals How Close He Came to Joining Jose Mourinho's Chelsea & Why the Move Broke Down

By 90min.com | Fri, 09 Nov 2018 15:14:34 +0000 | 14

Down ​Dani Alves has revealed how close he came to joining Chelsea instead of Barcelona, and says that the move broke down because of the club, not him. Alves was hot property in the summer of 2007, having just helped Sevilla win the Copa del Rey and their second consecutive UEFA Cup.  A move to ​Chelsea seemed inevitable, with the deal was quite a long way along the road before negotiations broke down. Over a decade later, ​Alves has revealed how he was not to blame, despite Jose Mourinho's...