Nemanja Matic Football Videos
Nemanja Matić (born 1 August 1988) is a Serbian defensive midfielder playing for Chelsea and the Serbian national team. He is widely applauded for his consistently good performances and is regarded as one of the key players of Chelsea's midfield dominance of second Mourinho's spell in the club.
He first joined Chelsea in 2009, being loaned to Vitesse and then sold to Benfica in the David Luiz swap. In Benfica he was transfered from a playmaker to a defensive midfielder, and enjoyed great three years in Portugal winning the Primeira Liga in 2013/14 and being part of Europa League final v Chelsea.
Matić returned to Chelsea in January 2014, for £21 million. In February he made his first starting XI, where he was named the man of the match by Sky Sports. Since then, Matic has made more than 45 appearances and became a key player often named irreplaceable by Mourinho himself.