Chelsea complete Luis deal from Atletico Madrid
The 28-year-old – who is thought to have cost around £15m
– becomes Blues boss Jose Mourinho’s third off-season capture following
the acquisition of Cesc Fabregas from Barcelona and Luis’ ex-Atletico
teammate Diego Costa.
Luis told Chelsea’s official website: “This move is a dream come true
for me. I now have the opportunity to play for Chelsea and also in the
“I am looking forward to getting started and giving my best for the team during the coming season.”
Luis was recruited to Stamford Bridge to help offset the departure of experienced fullback Ashley Cole to Roma.