David Luiz neglected Chelsea coaching forward of our conflict with Atletico Madrid within the Champions League on Tuesday night time.
Following the former spherical of fixtures, the Premier League champions to find themselves in a robust place to development to the following spherical as staff winners. A win over Atletico, who knocked us out within the semi-finals right through the 2013/14 marketing campaign, would seal our development to the knockout-stages.
One guy who has discovered himself relegated to the substitutes bench in contemporary weeks is David Luiz. The Brazilian has misplaced his beginning spot to academy product Andreas Christensen, and this fixture can have equipped Luiz wit some much-craved game-time.
Then again, it does no longer glance as even though he’ll be to be had for variety in opposition to Atleti.
Consistent with the Day by day Mail, the first-team squad skilled with out Luiz of their Monday consultation earlier than our conflict with the Los angeles Liga heavyweights. The record claims that Luiz is affected by a knee harm and can therefore fail to notice the sport in opposition to Diego Simeone’s males.
Simplest time will inform when Luiz shall be again to be had for variety. Let’s hope we don’t have to attend too lengthy to peer him again in motion.