David Luiz Will Play Against Liverpool – Conte

David Luiz Will Play Against Liverpool – Conte


David luizChelsea boss Antonio Conte has confirmed that defender David Luiz will start against Liverpool on Friday.

Luiz will make his first appearance since returning to Chelsea from Paris Saint-Germain on transfer deadline day after captain John Terry was ruled out with strained foot ligaments.

“We expect him to play very well,” Conte told reporters. “We know David is a good player.”

Conte said he is expecting a tough test when Jurgen Klopp’s side visit Stamford Bridge.

“Liverpool is a really good team,” he said. “They play with high intensity, they bring many players in offensive situations.”

On Klopp, he added: “He is a good manager, one of the best in the world. He is showing also at Liverpool a great capacity to be a great manager.”