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Man Utd midfielder Matic coy on Chelsea exit: There were reasons

Manchester United midfielder Nemanja Matic admits he had his reasons for leaving Chelsea.

The Serbian reunited with Jose Mourinho at Old Trafford in 2018 after winning the Premier League title with Chelsea the season prior.

And it seems the exit from Stamford Bridge is still difficult for Matic to speak about.

"I was very happy at Chelsea, but I thought it was the right moment to change club," Matic told Football Beyond Borders.

"There were reasons which are hard for me to say now. I will never forget my time there, but I'm a Manchester United player now."

Speaking about Mourinho, Matic added: "It depends. If you win, he's the best guy ever. But if you lose, you're hiding from him at the training ground. But he's an amazing coach."

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