Done & Dusted – CL winner officially complete deal amid Arsenal’s interest

Mohamed Akandji

Chelsea defender David Luiz put pen to paper to sign another agreement extension with the club.

The London club took to their official site to report that the Brazilian has authoritatively broadened his agreement, which was some time ago set to terminate this summer, will see him at the club till the summer of 2021.

The Brazil international, who apparently had dropped down the pecking request amid the reign of previous head coach Antonio Conte, has been very considerable at the back for Maurizio Sarri this season as showed up 48 times in all competitions scoring three goals.

The 30-year-old defender has helped the West London club to the last match in the Europa League competition as they will confront direct rivals Arsenal in the wake of eliminating Eintracht Frankfurt to take a hike in the semi-finals.

Addressing the club official site, he stated: “I am so glad to be here and to have this chance to remain. I cherish this club regardless I have the aspiration of a youthful player.

“It implies a great deal to achieve another European final, regardless we have the chance to compete in the top three of the Premier League this season and I will keep on endeavoring to do my best to support the team.”

In his whole Chelsea journey up until now, Luiz has had the chance to pack 246 appearances and bagged 18 goals altogether for the club, which saw him lift one Premier League title, one Champions League, Europa League, and FA Cup.

Chelsea director Marina Granovskaia additionally said: “We are charmed David Luiz will remain with the club.

“He has set the ideal guide to people around him all through the campaign and been an immense effect on and off the pitch.

“With the Europa League last still to come, we want to complete off the season with silverware and David will be fundamental to that accomplishment in Baku and further.”

Arsenal was accounted for to be enthusiastic about adding David Luiz to their squad this summer, yet have now gotten a blow as the Brazilian pens down another contract arrangement with the club.