Photo: David Luiz Poses With €80m-rated Chelsea Transfer Target

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Chelsea defender David Luiz made a surprise visit to see his former teammates at Paris Saint-Germain including Chelsea‘s long-term transfer target Marco Verratti.

The 29-year-old midfielder has spent three seasons with the Ligue 1 defending champions before returning to Stamford Bridge in a £34 million deal earlier in the summer.

Italy international midfielder, meanwhile, he has been linked with a move to Chelsea since December, with reports claiming that Premier League leaders are favourites to lure him at Stamford Bridge since the arrival of Antonio Conte.

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The midfielder, who played under former Juventus manager during their time together with Italy’s national side, has been linked with a move to Chelsea in the summer, while Ligue 1 giants have slapped €80 million (£68.2m) price tag on the 24-year-old.

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Chelsea are currently on top of the Premier League table with nine points separating them from their closest rivals for the title  Tottenham Hotspur.