David Luiz is a physical presence that can play as a centerback or defensive midfielder. He started the 2012 UEFA Champions League final for Chelsea, a game in which the Blues won.
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Luiz started all five of Brazil's games at the 2013 Confederations Cup. Aside from those five games, all of Luiz' international appearances have been friendlies.
Luiz started his professional career in Brazil with Vitoria before moving on to Benfica. He was named the Primeira Liga Player of the Year in 2009-10 and was signed by Chelsea during the 2010-11 season. He won the 2011-12 Champions League with the club.