Cape Town - Chelsea
defender David Luiz has admitted that he is obsessed with winning the
Premier League because it's one of the most difficult competitions to
The Brazilian returned to Stamford Bridge in August and has become a
key member of manager Antonio Conte's much-lauded 3-4-3 formation,
helping the Blues to the top of the standings.
Chelsea have a four-point lead over Tottenham with only four games
left, and Luiz is determined to play his part in clinching the Premier
"Winning the Premier League has always been an obsession of mine,"
Luiz said. "This is one of the toughest competitions in the world. We've
worked hard to make this dream come true."
Luiz went on to praise the work Conte has done since arriving at the
club, adding: "He's extremely meticulous. There isn't a tiny detail he
isn't aware of. He's the type of guy who sees things most people
In training he creates situations that he thinks could occur
during the upcoming games - and it makes all the difference.
"He also knows how to motivate us and gives confidence to the whole
squad. We all know that he trusts in our ability and one of his best
qualities is that he treats everyone equally."