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Felipe Luis

29-Year-Old Defender     Chelsea  Premier


Brazil

Birthdate:  August 9, 1985    Birthplace:  Jaraguá do Sul, Santa Catarina, Brazil    Nationality:  Brazil    Height:  6' 0"    Weight:  170 lbs    Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed a three-year contract with Chelsea in July 2014 after transferring from Atletico Madrid.

August 23, 2014    Felipe Luis News

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Luis was an unused substitute for the second Premier League match in a row Saturday against Leicester City.

Cesar Azpilicueta and Branislav Ivanovic continue to get the starts on the defensive wings, and with Chelsea nabbing six points out of the two league matches so far, it's tough to justify manager Jose Mourinho making a switch. That being said, Luis is an excellent defender, and if he can break into the starting XI, he could be an very solid fantasy performer.

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Felipe Luis: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

August 18, 2014

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Luis was available off the bench but he did not feature in Chelsea's 3-1 win over Burnley on Monday.

Cesar Azpilicueta and Branislav Ivanovic got the starts on the wings Monday, but it's only a matter of time before Luis, who joined from Atletico Madrid this summer, gets more consistent playing time.

July 18, 2014

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Luis signed a three-year contract with Chelsea on Friday after transferring from Atletico Madrid, the club's official web site reports.

Luis is a great get for Chelsea, as he will be able to contribute immediately as an attacking left-back. Given the defensive scheme that manager Jose Mourinho employs, Luis could be a solid fantasy contributor this season.

July 16, 2014

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Chelsea and Atletico Madrid have agreed to a transfer fee for Luis, according to Chelsea's official web site.

Luis appears to be in position to replace Ashely Cole, who signed with Serie A side AS Roma this summer. If he can garner a consistent spot in the starting XI, he should have solid fantasy value playing in Jose Mourinho's defensive strategy.