He is part of our long-term future here. It's normal he gets interest because he is a Brazilian international centre back but we have three internationals for that position and it's great. We need to have that for a club like us.
Luiz has been up and down for Chelsea but the potential to be an elite centre-back is there. His exceptional technique and ability to dictate play from the back are reasons why Barça want him.
Here are four last-minute alternatives for Luiz that Barcelona should consider before the transfer window closes.