Chelsea through Director of sports, Marina Granovskaia has given reason for David Luiz’s contract extension.
The Blues offered Luiz a new deal on Friday to keep him at the Stamford Bridge until 2021.
Luiz’s contract was extended because the Brazilian has set a perfect example to those around him throughout the season.
”We are delighted David Luiz will be staying with the club,
”He has set the perfect example to those around him throughout the campaign and been a huge influence on and off the pitch.
”With the Europa League final still to come, we hope to finish off the season with silverware and David will be central to that success in Baku and beyond, Granovskaia told the club’s official website.
Luiz has made 246 appearances with 18 goals in all competitions for the club.