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Wolfsburg signing Schurrle: Mourinho didn't want me to leave Chelsea

VfL Wolfsburg winger Andre Schurrle admits Jose Mourinho did not want him to leave Chelsea.

Schurrle also revealed Germany coach Joachim Low had an influence in his decision-making.

"I've been a fan of Chelsea since I was a child, and there I was fine until the last day.

"But the most important thing for me was to play football and have fun - and there I could no longer do it.

"Wolfsburg is perhaps a smaller club and I thought about it long before accepting. I could've stayed at Chelsea, Mourinho wanted me to. I consulted the German coach Joachim Low and he said that Wolfsburg would be a great destination for me."

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