Shock Chelsea star drops huge hint he’s looking to replace John Terry as captain

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Chelsea defender David Luiz has dropped a massive hint that he’s keen to replace John Terry as captain at the end of the season.

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Terry looks set to leave the Blues next summer when his contract at Stamford Bridge expires and a number of names have been suggested as potential successors to the 35-year-old.

Luiz, who re-signed for the Premier League giants earlier this summer, has put forward his case to take over as skipper for the forthcoming season.

The Brazilian said: ‘I think [Cesar] Azpilicueta and Gary [Cahill] have more opportunities on the ball than me in this formation but against Leicester I was able to get on the ball a lot.

‘When you play with three in defence you try to play out from the back into midfield so they can create more.

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‘I have that side of my personality, to be a leader and to organise. A leader needs to be available to give something for others. I’ve had that in my character since I was young.

‘But of course I understand that now there is a responsibility, as somebody who has been here before and played many games, to use the experiences I’ve picked up in my career to help the youngsters.’

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