John Terry's Troubles Delay David Luiz's Move into Midfield for Chelsea

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John Terry's Troubles Delay David Luiz's Move into Midfield for Chelsea
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Rafael Benítez feels it is easier for David Luiz to play in central midfield than defence, as the Brazilian can more safely express his creative side with cover behind him. Yet Chelsea's interim manager may need David Luiz as an option at the back over the festive period as John Terry's recovery from knee trouble remains worryingly slow. After six weeks out, Terry has yet to return to full training and Benítez described his progress as "one step forward, one back"...

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