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Chelsea defender Luiz hails 'great man' Arsenal keeper Cech

Chelsea defender David Luiz has paid tribute to Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech ahead of the Europa League final.

The Czech Republic keeper, who joined Arsenal from Chelsea in 2015, will play his last before retiring and is then expected to take up a sporting director role back at the Blues.

Luiz said: “Pete is fantastic, a great person, a great man.

"He is the best goalkeeper I played with and one of the best professionals I had the opportunity to work with.

“I wish Petr could be on our side! I hope he plays a good game but I hope we win against him."

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