The Brazilian’s come under fire for his slow start to the season at Stamford Bridge and is yet to score for the Blues this term.

LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 12: Willian of Chelsea during the UEFA Champions League group C match between Chelsea FC and Qarabag FK at Stamford Bridge on September 12, 2017 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill - AMA/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND – SEPTEMBER 12: Willian of Chelsea during the UEFA Champions League group C match between Chelsea FC and Qarabag FK at Stamford Bridge on September 12, 2017 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill – AMA/Getty Images)

Willian came on as a first-half substitute in Chelsea’s recent 1-0 defeat to Manchester City but was comfortably the side’s worst performer and gave the ball away on countless occasions.

He also looked jaded in the 2-1 loss to Crystal Palace at the weekend.

The 29-year-old had been a popular figure in west London but it appears he’s unhappy with the recent backlash and he ‘liked’ a comment on Instagram telling him to ignore the criticism.

Chelsea star Willian hits back at criticism on Instagram