cdadmin

DAVID LUIZ - The Defensive Midfielder

There's no doubt that David Luiz wowed us in the defensive midfield position against Monterrey, he was spraying balls forward at will ...

There's no doubt that David Luiz wowed us in the defensive midfield position against Monterrey, he was spraying balls forward at will and provided us with a directness that we have thus far severely lacked from our deep midfield.

He looked very composed playing further forward, his runs were powerful and effective, his long passing was very good, his close control was impressive and overall he honestly looked like he was made to play in that position.

Defensively he did well, it is much easier for him to steal the ball from in front of the player when he is playing in central midfield - and we all know he loves to do that. He switched off 1 or 2 times, but it didn't lead to a goal, let's not forget it is still the same David Luiz who is prone to losing concentration at least once in a game.

The only problem with judging his performance in central midfield after this one game is that he wasn't pressured much (if at all) during the match. He had loads of time on the ball to make his decisions and plenty of space in front of him to move into. The question is can he put in another performance like this against better opposition who wont give him time or space?

If you didn't see his outstanding performance, here is a highlight reel (put together by RouteOneComps);





The Mikel-Luiz partnership looked good, both big and strong players with solid defensive capabilities, i really think this could be a successful midfield duo in the future. Mikel was obviously the player with the full defensive shackles, Luiz had more of a licence to get forward and support the attack if he deemed it necessary, which he did well. 


So Chelsea fans, what did you think about David Luiz' performance in the centre of midfield? 

& who do you think would be his best midfield partner?


Article by Martin Smith

 
Follow me on twitter @MartinSmithCFC




Find your Chelsea tickets at Viagogo!



Carefree & KTBFFH!

ChelseaFan12.com

Make sure you check out Dazzle Casino before and after Chelsea games!

FreeBets

N'Golo Kante better than Claude Makelele?

http://www.pokeronline.co.uk is dedicated to providing UK players with reviews and bonus offers from a variety of poker rooms that accept PayPal.
Looking to bet on football? then why not check out bettingsitesuk.uk for the latest football specials and sign-up bonuses
For the best FREE BETS & hottest sign-up offers; Best Betting Sites UK is the site to visit
Have a break from the footy & play the latest online slots @ bestonlineslotsuk.org.uk You could get lucky!
Check out bestbettingsitesUK.co.uk for the best new football betting offers around.
Chelsea to win the title? Find out what the bookies are offering at a1bettingsites.com your newest online betting site

Twitter

Facebook

Google +

The Football Blog Network

If in a hunt for a proper bookie, check out this betting site for proper comparison and ratings.
For all the best free bet promo codes head over to Betting Code
Betting on the football? Make sure you claim the best free bet offers for 2016
Make sure you get one of these great betting offers for the next Chelsea game.
Get the best online free bets at Max Free Bets
Take a look at the best gambling websites for betting on the football.
High roller players from the United Kingdom choose the recommended Luxury Casino Mobile with VIP deposit bonuses and high comp points.
If you're looking for the best casino deposit bonuses take a look at casinosignupbonuses.co.uk to get the biggest bang for your buck on your initial deposit at all the best online casino sites
To compare free bets for betting on Chelsea visit bestfreebets.org
Play at Casino Legend today to get the biggest online casino bonuses available.
"For all those who enjoy a bet on side games and slots we recommend trying out the legendary fluffy-favourites.co.uk slot here where you can get a range of deposit bonuses"
Fancy playing some casino slots online? Get the best ruby slippers slot machine bonuses and free spins available
Learn the ins and outs of poker, casino and what not, with an expert in anything related to betting. Go on Betminded and see for yourself.
Head on over to Free Bets No Deposit Required for the latest live football previews and free tips along with bundles of Free Bets No Deposit offers currently available from the UK Bookmakers.
Betting on Chelsea? Make sure you’re singed up to the best betting websites to get the most for your money.
For reviews of the UK’s leading bookies check out Whatbookies.co.uk
Australia football. Australia football news and more.
Before buying anything online, make sure that you look for promo codes at AwesomeCoupons to help save money on your purchase.
Make sure you have a go on our Mobile Slots before and after Chelsea games!
Chelsea fans can visit the latest bettingsites to get the very latest promo code for football betting.
Learn everything you might need to know about the best bingo sites at topbingowebsites.co.uk in order to play wisely.
Complete list of all free bets in the UK where you can gamble for free but win real money.
We recommend Bettingsitesoffers.co.uk when comparing for new betting sites for football
You can also check some sport news at bestinau - the local and global news.
item