Willian threatens to nutmeg David Luiz when Chelsea face Arsenal

first_imgWillian threatens to nutmeg David Luiz when Chelsea face Arsenal Comment Willian has threatened to nutmeg Luiz when Chelsea face Arsenal (Picture: Getty)The Blues then play host to their London rivals at Stamford Bridge on January 21.AdvertisementAdvertisementOn the prospect of coming up against his close friend, Willian told Brazilian outlet Globo Esporte: ‘I’ve faced him a few times, he for Chelsea, me for Shakthar, me for Chelsea, he for PSG.‘Now it’s he for Arsenal. He’s a brother that I have, we met at the age of eight.‘But on the pitch… there’s no way. If I have to nutmeg him, I will.’More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man CityFollowing Luiz’s horror show display against Southampton, Martin Keown suggested that Unai Emery should drop the defender from his starting XI.‘They gave the job to Emery but that is beginning to look like it was the wrong move,’ Keown said in his Daily Mail column.‘Now the decision-makers at Arsenal have another big call to make: do they stick with Emery or look elsewhere?‘Arsenal are lost at the moment. If they decide to stick with Emery then the manager has big decisions to make himself.’ Advertisement Keown and Adams have both been outspoken critics of Luiz (Picture: Getty)Former club captain Tony Adams also ripped into Luiz for his part in Ings’ goal which broke the deadlock last weekend.‘They’re all sleeping look at Luiz here,’ Adams said in his role as a pundit for BT Sport.‘What is Luiz doing? He’s just standing there.‘They’ve tried to play out from the back creating their own problems and they’re not into this game at all hopefully they might get a reaction.’More: FootballBruno Fernandes responds to Man Utd bust-up rumours with Ole Gunnar SolskjaerNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movesHe added: ‘We’ve got fantastic finishers but the other end is shocking.‘We need something sorted defensively very quickly.’MORE: Unai Emery claims Arsenal fans’ negativity is affecting the confidence of his playerscenter_img Advertisement Metro Sport ReporterWednesday 27 Nov 2019 9:59 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link7.6kShares Willian has sent a warning to David Luiz ahead of Chelsea’s trip to Arsenal (Picture: Getty)Willian has threatened to nutmeg his ‘brother’ David Luiz when Chelsea face Arsenal in the Premier League next month.Luiz has faced heavy criticism since his £8million move from Chelsea to north London last summer and produced yet another poor performance as the Gunners’ drew 2-2 at home to relegation-threatened Southampton at the weekend.The Brazilian centre-back was largely blamed for Danny Ings’ early opener and there have been calls for him to be dropped ahead of Arsenal’s trip to Norwich on Sunday afternoon.Willian has shared a dressing room with Luiz at both club and international level but the pair will be on opposing teams when Chelsea travel to the Emirates for their final game of 2019.ADVERTISEMENTlast_img

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