Latest sport news Manchester United reportedly offered Willian a two-year contract before he joined Arsenal on a free transfer. The Brazilian, 32, left Chelsea after failing to agree a new deal, with the Blues only willing to offer him a two-year extension. Arsenal lured Willian to the Emirates by giving him a three-year contract worth £220,000-a-week. And ESPN Brazil reports that Manchester United were also interested, but failed to match the Gunners' lucrative offer.