EPL: What Lampard did to David Luiz before selling him to Arsenal for £8m

Chelsea manager, Frank Lampard berated Defender David Luiz over his performance for the Blues before selling him to their Premier League rivals, Arsenal, for £8million on transfer deadline day, The Independent reports.

Lampard was said to have come hard on Luiz, who originally featured in his plans, over his pre-season performance for Chelsea which created a tension between the two men.

The newspaper also reports that Lampard and Luiz were more than happy to part ways.

David Luiz joined Arsenal from Chelsea on transfer deadline earlier this month.

Commenting on his move to Arsenal, the 32-year-old said: “I spoke with Frank Lampard, he had a different plan for the year.