Chelsea adviced not to offload their forgotten defender to Arsenal

Steve McLaren trusts that Premier League giants Chelsea should keep David Luiz at the club past the January window, according to report from

Steve McLaren has asked the Blues against selling David Luiz this month in the midst of suggestions that the player could be a transfer goal for the gunners.

The Brazil international’s future has been a wellspring of theory as of late in light of the fact that he hasn’t played for the Blues since the 4-0 success over Qarabag in the UEFA Champions League back on 22 November when fans won a lot of bets with

Luiz has been battling with knee problem, but there has likewise been a claim that he is not in good terms with Chelsea boss Antonio Conte.

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Reports in the British media have recommended that David Luiz could be a major target goal for Chelsea’s rivals Arsenal in the January window.

In any case, Ex-England manager McLaren isn’t sure that the defender would be a solid match for the Gunners and he rather urged the Blues to keep the Brazil international centre-half at the West London club.

Addressing Sky Sports News on Tuesday morning, McLaren stated: “It’s intriguing [the link to North London] in light of the fact that I think the South American last season for Chelsea was a great alongside Diego Costa.

Chelsea are as of now getting ready for their Emirates FA Cup third round encounter against Norwich on Saturday.

The west London club were one of the busiest clubs in the Premier League in the late spring window as they brought in six players, but it remains to be discovered whether they will bring in any new faces this window.

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