Juan Mata will be 30 years old by the time the current season ends. His prime years are – perhaps – coming to an end. He has played for Valencia, won the Champions League with Chelsea, and is now an underrated, but highly important, player for Manchester United. His career has peaked already, it seems.
In the space of four years, Juan Mata has gone from being widely regarded as one of the Premier League’s best players to one of its greatest enigmas. There has still been the odd flash of brilliance from the Spaniard and he has put in one or two improved performances in recent weeks, but his
This has been one of the most talked about cases in Chelsea’s start to the Premier League season. Who should Jose play at number 10 and the two names that are always brought up are Juan Mata and Oscar. However, Jose has made it as clear as possible that he wants the Brazilian Oscar as
After a peculiar start, Chelsea’s Spanish midfield maestro, Juan Mata is beginning to show signs of being back to his best. Yet with Chelsea having so many similar options how can Mata get back to being one of the first names on the Chelsea team sheet? Last season was a wild one for Chelsea. There
Due to the signings of Eden Hazard, Victor Moses and Oscar during the transfer window, many questioned Juan Mata’s role at Chelsea. However in recent games, Mata has been showing exactly why he deserves to be one of the first names on the Chelsea team sheet each week. Mata, who joined Chelsea from Valencia in