Okay Nigeria understands that the defensive midfielder’s contract was expected to expire at the end of the season.
However, the Brazilian will now stay at the Premier Leagie club till 2021.
Speaking on the contract extension, Luiz told Chelsea FC TV that:
“I am so happy to be here and to have this opportunity to stay. I love this club and I still have the ambition of a young player.
“It means a lot to reach another European final, and we still have the opportunity to finish in the top three of the Premier League this season and I will continue to try to do my best to help the team.”