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Chelsea FC Profile: David Luiz

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Full Name: David Luiz Moreira Marinho

Nickname(s): Geezer, The Sherrif, Sideshow Bob

Born: Wednesday, 22nd April 1987 (age: 37)
Place of birth: São Paulo, Brazil
Height: 6' 1"

Involvement with Chelsea:

Men's 1st Team Player from 2011 to 2014
Men's 1st Team Player from 2016 to 2019

Playing Career:

Chelsea (Jan 2011 to Jun 2014) - cost: £21,000,000
Paris Saint Germain
Chelsea (Aug 2016 to Aug 2019) - cost: £34,000,000

Chelsea First-Team Career Summary

Competitive Debut: Sunday, 6th February 2011, Chelsea 0 - 1 Liverpool (Sub)

Age on debut: 23 years 9 months 15 days

100th Appearance: Wednesday, 17th April 2013, Fulham 0 - 3 Chelsea

200th Appearance: Saturday, 11th August 2018, Huddersfield Town 0 - 3 Chelsea

Last Competitive First-Team Appearance: Wednesday, 29th May 2019, Arsenal 1 - 4 Chelsea


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
2010 / 11 12 (1)000012 (1)
2011 / 12 20 (2)6 (1)311040 (3)
2012 / 13 30 (1)6 (1)4 (1)14357 (3)
2013 / 14 19 (4)339 (1)034 (5)
2016 / 17 33320038
2017 / 18 10 (1)204117 (1)
2018 / 19 3625 (3)6150 (3)
Total160 (9)22 (2)17 (4)44 (1)5248 (16)


Season League F.A. Cup Lg Cup Europe Oth* Ttl
2010 / 11 200002
2011 / 12 200103
2012 / 13 201407
2016 / 17 100001
2017 / 18 100102
2018 / 19 300003

* oth = other competitive matches such as Full Members Cup, Charity/Community Shield, Fifa World Club Cup.
Figures in ( ) are substitute appearances and are also included in the totals.
i.e. David Luiz made 248 appearances for Chelsea, of which 16 were as a substitute.

Competitive Matches Played

CompDateHome  AwayAtt
League6th Feb 2011Chelsea01Liverpool41,829 match lost Sub on 73 mins
League14th Feb 2011Fulham00Chelsea25,685 match drawn
League1st Mar 2011Chelsea21Manchester United41,825 match won Sub on 81 minsscored 1 goal booked
League7th Mar 2011Blackpool13Chelsea15,584 match won
League20th Mar 2011Chelsea20Manchester City41,741 match won scored 1 goal booked
League2nd Apr 2011Stoke City11Chelsea27,508 match drawn
League9th Apr 2011Chelsea10Wigan Athletic40,734 match won booked
League16th Apr 2011West Bromwich Albion13Chelsea25,163 match won
League20th Apr 2011Chelsea31Birmingham City40,848 match won
League23rd Apr 2011Chelsea30West Ham United41,656 match won
League30th Apr 2011Chelsea21Tottenham Hotspur41,681 match won
League8th May 2011Manchester United21Chelsea75,445 match lost Sub on 46 mins
Europe13th Sep 2011Chelsea20Bayer Leverkusen33,820 match won Sub on 76 minsscored 1 goal booked
League Cup21st Sep 2011Chelsea00Fulham37,632 match drawn
Europe28th Sep 2011Valencia11Chelsea33,791 match drawn
League2nd Oct 2011Bolton Wanderers15Chelsea24,657 match won booked
Europe19th Oct 2011Chelsea50Genk38,518 match won booked
League23rd Oct 2011Queens Park Rangers10Chelsea18,050 match lost booked
League Cup26th Oct 2011Everton12Chelsea23,170 match won
Europe1st Nov 2011Genk11Chelsea22,584 match drawn
League20th Nov 2011Chelsea12Liverpool41,820 match lost booked
Europe23rd Nov 2011Bayer Leverkusen21Chelsea29,285 match lost Sub on 69 mins
League26th Nov 2011Chelsea30Wolverhampton Wanderers41,648 match won
League Cup29th Nov 2011Chelsea02Liverpool40,511 match lost booked
League3rd Dec 2011Newcastle United03Chelsea52,305 match won booked
Europe6th Dec 2011Chelsea30Valencia41,109 match won
League26th Dec 2011Chelsea11Fulham41,548 match drawn
League31st Dec 2011Chelsea13Aston Villa41,332 match lost
League2nd Jan 2012Wolverhampton Wanderers12Chelsea27,289 match won
F.A. Cup8th Jan 2012Chelsea40Portsmouth41,529 match won
League14th Jan 2012Chelsea10Sunderland41,696 match won booked
League21st Jan 2012Norwich City00Chelsea26,792 match drawn
F.A. Cup28th Jan 2012Queens Park Rangers01Chelsea15,728 match won
League31st Jan 2012Swansea City11Chelsea20,526 match drawn
League5th Feb 2012Chelsea33Manchester United41,668 match drawn scored 1 goal
League11th Feb 2012Everton20Chelsea33,924 match lost
F.A. Cup18th Feb 2012Chelsea11Birmingham City36,870 match drawn booked
Europe21st Feb 2012Napoli31Chelsea60,000 match lost
League25th Feb 2012Chelsea30Bolton Wanderers40,999 match won scored 1 goal
League3rd Mar 2012West Bromwich Albion10Chelsea24,838 match lost
F.A. Cup6th Mar 2012Birmingham City02Chelsea21,822 match won
League10th Mar 2012Chelsea10Stoke City40,945 match won Sub on 46 mins
Europe14th Mar 2012Chelsea41Napoli37,784 match won
F.A. Cup18th Mar 2012Chelsea52Leicester City38,276 match won Sub on 76 mins
League21st Mar 2012Manchester City21Chelsea46,324 match lost
League24th Mar 2012Chelsea00Tottenham Hotspur41,830 match drawn Sub on 60 mins
Europe27th Mar 2012Benfica01Chelsea65,000 match won
League31st Mar 2012Aston Villa24Chelsea34,740 match won Sub on 46 mins
Europe4th Apr 2012Chelsea21Benfica37,264 match won
League7th Apr 2012Chelsea21Wigan Athletic40,651 match won
F.A. Cup15th Apr 2012Tottenham Hotspur15Chelsea85,731 match won Sub on 59 mins
Europe19th May 2012Bayern Munich11Chelsea69,901 match drawn booked
F.A. Community Shield12th Aug 2012Manchester City32Chelsea36,394 match lost
League19th Aug 2012Wigan Athletic02Chelsea19,738 match won booked
League25th Aug 2012Chelsea20Newcastle United41,718 match won
Europe31st Aug 2012Atlético Madrid41Chelsea14,312 match lost
League15th Sep 2012Queens Park Rangers00Chelsea18,271 match drawn
Europe19th Sep 2012Chelsea22Juventus40,918 match drawn
League22nd Sep 2012Chelsea10Stoke City41,112 match won booked
League29th Sep 2012Arsenal12Chelsea60,101 match won Sub on 81 mins booked
Europe2nd Oct 2012FC Nordsjaelland04Chelsea25,120 match won scored 1 goal
League6th Oct 2012Chelsea41Norwich City41,784 match won
League20th Oct 2012Tottenham Hotspur24Chelsea36,060 match won
Europe23rd Oct 2012Shakhtar Donetsk21Chelsea51,435 match lost booked
League28th Oct 2012Chelsea23Manchester United41,644 match lost
League Cup31st Oct 2012Chelsea54Manchester United41,126 match won scored 1 goal (1 Pen) booked
Europe7th Nov 2012Chelsea32Shakhtar Donetsk41,067 match won booked
League17th Nov 2012West Bromwich Albion21Chelsea25,933 match lost
Europe20th Nov 2012Juventus30Chelsea39,670 match lost
League25th Nov 2012Chelsea00Manchester City41,792 match drawn
League28th Nov 2012Chelsea00Fulham41,707 match drawn booked
Europe5th Dec 2012Chelsea61FC Nordsjaelland40,084 match won scored 1 goal (1 Pen) booked
League8th Dec 2012Sunderland13Chelsea39,273 match won
Fifa Club World Cup13th Dec 2012Monterrey13Chelsea36,648 match won Sub on 63 mins
Fifa Club World Cup16th Dec 2012Corrinthians (Brazil)10Chelsea68,275 match lost booked
League Cup19th Dec 2012Leeds United15Chelsea33,816 match won
League23rd Dec 2012Chelsea80Aston Villa41,363 match won scored 1 goal
League26th Dec 2012Norwich City01Chelsea26,831 match won
League30th Dec 2012Everton12Chelsea39,485 match won booked
League2nd Jan 2013Chelsea01Queens Park Rangers41,634 match lost
F.A. Cup5th Jan 2013Southampton15Chelsea27,813 match won
League Cup9th Jan 2013Chelsea02Swansea City40,172 match lost
League12th Jan 2013Stoke City04Chelsea27,348 match won
League16th Jan 2013Chelsea22Southampton38,484 match drawn booked
League Cup23rd Jan 2013Swansea City00Chelsea19,506 match drawn Sub on 68 mins
League9th Feb 2013Chelsea41Wigan Athletic41,562 match won
F.A. Cup17th Feb 2013Chelsea40Brentford40,961 match won booked
League24th Feb 2013Manchester City20Chelsea47,256 match lost
F.A. Cup27th Feb 2013Middlesbrough02Chelsea27,856 match won Sub on 76 mins
League2nd Mar 2013Chelsea10West Bromwich Albion41,548 match won
Europe7th Mar 2013Steaua Bucharest10Chelsea45,000 match lost
F.A. Cup10th Mar 2013Manchester United22Chelsea75,196 match drawn booked
Europe14th Mar 2013Chelsea31Steaua Bucharest28,817 match won
League17th Mar 2013Chelsea20West Ham United41,369 match won Sub on 78 mins
F.A. Cup1st Apr 2013Chelsea10Manchester United40,704 match won
Europe4th Apr 2013Chelsea31Rubin Kazan32,994 match won
League7th Apr 2013Chelsea21Sunderland41,500 match won
Europe11th Apr 2013Rubin Kazan32Chelsea25,000 match lost
F.A. Cup14th Apr 2013Manchester City21Chelsea85,621 match lost
League17th Apr 2013Fulham03Chelsea25,002 match won scored 1 goal
League21st Apr 2013Liverpool22Chelsea45,009 match drawn
Europe25th Apr 2013FC Basel12Chelsea36,000 match won scored 1 goal booked
League28th Apr 2013Chelsea20Swansea City41,780 match won
Europe2nd May 2013Chelsea31FC Basel39,403 match won Sub on 82 minsscored 1 goal
League5th May 2013Manchester United01Chelsea75,500 match won booked
League8th May 2013Chelsea22Tottenham Hotspur41,581 match drawn
League11th May 2013Aston Villa12Chelsea42,084 match won Sub on 45 mins
Europe15th May 2013Benfica12Chelsea46,163 match won
League19th May 2013Chelsea21Everton41,794 match won booked
Europe30th Aug 2013Bayern Munich22Chelsea17,686 match drawn booked
League14th Sep 2013Everton10Chelsea36,034 match lost booked
Europe18th Sep 2013Chelsea12FC Basel40,358 match lost
League Cup24th Sep 2013Swindon Town02Chelsea14,924 match won
League28th Sep 2013Tottenham Hotspur11Chelsea35,857 match drawn
Europe1st Oct 2013Steaua Bucharest04Chelsea36,713 match won
League6th Oct 2013Norwich City13Chelsea26,840 match won
League19th Oct 2013Chelsea41Cardiff City41,475 match won booked
Europe22nd Oct 2013Shalke 0403Chelsea54,442 match won Sub on 83 mins
League Cup29th Oct 2013Arsenal02Chelsea59,455 match won
League2nd Nov 2013Newcastle United20Chelsea51,674 match lost booked
Europe11th Dec 2013Chelsea10Steaua Bucharest41,181 match won
League14th Dec 2013Chelsea21Crystal Palace41,608 match won
League Cup17th Dec 2013Sunderland21Chelsea20,731 match lost booked
League23rd Dec 2013Arsenal00Chelsea60,039 match drawn Sub on 87 mins
League26th Dec 2013Chelsea10Swansea City41,111 match won
League29th Dec 2013Chelsea21Liverpool41,614 match won booked
F.A. Cup5th Jan 2014Derby County02Chelsea32,110 match won
League11th Jan 2014Hull City02Chelsea24,924 match won
League19th Jan 2014Chelsea31Manchester United41,615 match won booked
F.A. Cup26th Jan 2014Chelsea10Stoke City40,845 match won
League3rd Feb 2014Manchester City01Chelsea47,364 match won
League8th Feb 2014Chelsea30Newcastle United41,387 match won
League11th Feb 2014West Bromwich Albion11Chelsea24,327 match drawn booked
F.A. Cup15th Feb 2014Manchester City20Chelsea47,013 match lost booked
League1st Mar 2014Fulham13Chelsea24,577 match won Sub on 87 mins
League22nd Mar 2014Chelsea60Arsenal41,614 match won Sub on 79 mins
League29th Mar 2014Crystal Palace10Chelsea25,166 match lost Sub on 45 mins
Europe2nd Apr 2014Paris Saint Germain31Chelsea45,517 match lost booked
League5th Apr 2014Chelsea30Stoke City41,168 match won Sub on 70 mins
Europe8th Apr 2014Chelsea20Paris Saint Germain38,080 match won booked
Europe22nd Apr 2014Atlético Madrid00Chelsea52,560 match drawn
Europe30th Apr 2014Chelsea13Atlético Madrid40,000 match lost
League4th May 2014Chelsea00Norwich City41,602 match drawn Sub on 45 mins
League16th Sep 2016Chelsea12Liverpool41,514 match lost
League Cup20th Sep 2016Leicester City24Chelsea29,899 match won booked
League24th Sep 2016Arsenal30Chelsea60,028 match lost
League1st Oct 2016Hull City02Chelsea21,257 match won
League15th Oct 2016Chelsea30Leicester City41,547 match won
League23rd Oct 2016Chelsea40Manchester United41,424 match won booked
League Cup26th Oct 2016West Ham United21Chelsea45,957 match lost
League30th Oct 2016Southampton02Chelsea31,827 match won
League5th Nov 2016Chelsea50Everton41,429 match won
League20th Nov 2016Middlesbrough01Chelsea32,704 match won booked
League26th Nov 2016Chelsea21Tottenham Hotspur41,513 match won booked
League3rd Dec 2016Manchester City13Chelsea54,457 match won
League11th Dec 2016Chelsea10West Bromwich Albion41,622 match won
League14th Dec 2016Sunderland01Chelsea41,008 match won
League17th Dec 2016Crystal Palace01Chelsea25,259 match won
League26th Dec 2016Chelsea30AFC Bournemouth41,384 match won
League31st Dec 2016Chelsea42Stoke City41,601 match won
League4th Jan 2017Tottenham Hotspur20Chelsea31,491 match lost
League14th Jan 2017Leicester City03Chelsea32,066 match won
League22nd Jan 2017Chelsea20Hull City41,605 match won
League31st Jan 2017Liverpool11Chelsea53,157 match drawn scored 1 goal
League4th Feb 2017Chelsea31Arsenal41,490 match won
League12th Feb 2017Burnley11Chelsea21,744 match drawn booked
League25th Feb 2017Chelsea31Swansea City41,612 match won booked
League6th Mar 2017West Ham United12Chelsea56,984 match won
F.A. Cup13th Mar 2017Chelsea10Manchester United40,801 match won
League18th Mar 2017Stoke City12Chelsea27,724 match won
League1st Apr 2017Chelsea12Crystal Palace41,489 match lost booked
League5th Apr 2017Chelsea21Manchester City41,528 match won
League8th Apr 2017AFC Bournemouth13Chelsea11,283 match won
League16th Apr 2017Manchester United20Chelsea75,272 match lost
F.A. Cup22nd Apr 2017Tottenham Hotspur24Chelsea86,355 match won
League25th Apr 2017Chelsea42Southampton41,168 match won
League30th Apr 2017Everton03Chelsea39,595 match won Sub on 82 mins
League8th May 2017Chelsea30Middlesbrough41,500 match won Sub on 84 mins
League12th May 2017West Bromwich Albion01Chelsea25,367 match won
League21st May 2017Chelsea51Sunderland41,618 match won
F.A. Cup27th May 2017Arsenal21Chelsea89,472 match lost
F.A. Community Shield6th Aug 2017Arsenal11Chelsea83,325 match drawn
League12th Aug 2017Chelsea23Burnley41,616 match lost scored 1 goal booked
League20th Aug 2017Tottenham Hotspur12Chelsea73,587 match won booked
League27th Aug 2017Chelsea20Everton41,382 match won
League9th Sep 2017Leicester City12Chelsea30,923 match won
League17th Sep 2017Chelsea00Arsenal41,478 match drawn booked sent off
Europe27th Sep 2017Atlético Madrid12Chelsea60,643 match won booked
League14th Oct 2017Crystal Palace21Chelsea25,480 match lost
Europe18th Oct 2017Chelsea33Roma41,105 match drawn Sub on 57 minsscored 1 goal
League21st Oct 2017Chelsea42Watford41,467 match won
League28th Oct 2017AFC Bournemouth01Chelsea10,998 match won
Europe31st Oct 2017Roma30Chelsea55,036 match lost
Europe22nd Nov 2017Qarabağ04Chelsea67,100 match won
F.A. Cup6th Jan 2018Norwich City00Chelsea23,598 match drawn booked
F.A. Cup17th Jan 2018Chelsea11Norwich City39,684 match drawn
League20th Jan 2018Brighton And Hove Albion04Chelsea30,600 match won Sub on 58 mins
League5th Feb 2018Watford41Chelsea20,157 match lost booked
F.A. Community Shield5th Aug 2018Manchester City20Chelsea72,724 match lost
League11th Aug 2018Huddersfield Town03Chelsea24,121 match won booked
League18th Aug 2018Chelsea32Arsenal40,491 match won
League26th Aug 2018Newcastle United12Chelsea51,791 match won
League1st Sep 2018Chelsea20AFC Bournemouth40,178 match won
League15th Sep 2018Chelsea41Cardiff City40,499 match won
League23rd Sep 2018West Ham United00Chelsea56,875 match drawn
League Cup26th Sep 2018Liverpool12Chelsea45,503 match won Sub on 73 mins
League29th Sep 2018Chelsea11Liverpool40,625 match drawn
League7th Oct 2018Southampton03Chelsea27,077 match won
League20th Oct 2018Chelsea22Manchester United40,721 match drawn
League28th Oct 2018Burnley04Chelsea21,430 match won
League Cup31st Oct 2018Chelsea32Derby County39,564 match won Sub on 66 mins
League4th Nov 2018Chelsea31Crystal Palace40,407 match won
League11th Nov 2018Chelsea00Everton40,345 match drawn
League24th Nov 2018Tottenham Hotspur31Chelsea55,465 match lost
League2nd Dec 2018Chelsea20Fulham40,551 match won
League8th Dec 2018Chelsea20Manchester City40,571 match won scored 1 goal
League16th Dec 2018Brighton And Hove Albion12Chelsea30,645 match won
League Cup19th Dec 2018Chelsea10AFC Bournemouth40,432 match won Sub on 81 mins
League22nd Dec 2018Chelsea01Leicester City40,558 match lost
League26th Dec 2018Watford12Chelsea20,415 match won
League30th Dec 2018Crystal Palace01Chelsea25,781 match won
League2nd Jan 2019Chelsea00Southampton40,668 match drawn
F.A. Cup5th Jan 2019Chelsea20Nottingham Forest40,544 match won
League12th Jan 2019Chelsea21Newcastle United40,491 match won
League19th Jan 2019Arsenal20Chelsea59,979 match lost booked
League Cup22nd Jan 2019Chelsea21Tottenham Hotspur38,610 match won
League30th Jan 2019AFC Bournemouth40Chelsea10,227 match lost
League2nd Feb 2019Chelsea50Huddersfield Town40,626 match won scored 1 goal
League10th Feb 2019Manchester City60Chelsea54,452 match lost
Europe14th Feb 2019Malmo FF12Chelsea20,312 match won
F.A. Cup18th Feb 2019Chelsea02Manchester United40,562 match lost
League Cup24th Feb 2019Manchester City00Chelsea81,775 match drawn booked
League27th Feb 2019Chelsea20Tottenham Hotspur40,542 match won booked
Europe7th Mar 2019Chelsea30Dynamo Kiev37,280 match won Captain
League10th Mar 2019Chelsea11Wolverhampton Wanderers40,692 match drawn
League17th Mar 2019Everton20Chelsea39,356 match lost
League31st Mar 2019Cardiff City12Chelsea32,657 match won
League3rd Apr 2019Chelsea30Brighton And Hove Albion38,593 match won
League8th Apr 2019Chelsea20West Ham United40,537 match won
League14th Apr 2019Liverpool20Chelsea53,279 match lost
Europe18th Apr 2019Chelsea43Slavia Prague38,326 match won booked
League22nd Apr 2019Chelsea22Burnley40,642 match drawn
League28th Apr 2019Manchester United11Chelsea74,526 match drawn
Europe2nd May 2019Eintracht Frankfurt11Chelsea48,000 match drawn
League5th May 2019Chelsea30Watford40,650 match won Sub on 89 minsscored 1 goal
Europe9th May 2019Chelsea11Eintracht Frankfurt40,853 match drawn
League12th May 2019Leicester City00Chelsea32,140 match drawn
Europe29th May 2019Arsenal14Chelsea51,370 match won

Non-Competitive First-Team Appearances

Season Appearances

Non-Competitive First-Team Goals


Figures in ( ) are substitute appearances and are also included in the totals.
i.e. David Luiz made 0 appearances for Chelsea, of which 0 were as a substitute.

Non-Competitive First-Team Matches Played

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Non-First-Team Appearances

Season Appearances

Non-First-Team Goals


Figures in ( ) are substitute appearances and are also included in the totals.
i.e. David Luiz made 0 appearances for Chelsea, of which 0 were as a substitute.

Non-First-Team Matches Played

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Chelsea FC Player David Luiz

Games Won: 150
Win Percentage: 60.48%
Starts as Captain: 1
Total Bookings: 58
Times Sent Off: 1


During his Chelsea first-team career of 248 appearances, David Luiz played alongside the following 78 players (number of appearances together in the same match-day squad in brackets)

Tammy Abraham (1)
Ola Aina (3)
Nathan Aké (8)
Alex (8)
Marcos Alonso (82)
Ethan Ampadu (2)
Nicolas Anelka (17)
Kepa Arrizabalaga (44)
César Azpilicueta (166)
Demba Ba (34)
Tiémoué Bakayoko (14)
Lewis Baker (1)
Ross Barkley (38)
Michy Batshuayi (32)
Asmir Begović (3)
Yossi Benayoun (13)
Ryan Bertrand (42)
Jérémie Boga (1)
José Bosingwa (31)
Willy Caballero (9)
Gary Cahill (126)
Petr Cech (131)
Nathaniel Chalobah (11)
Andreas Christensen (24)
Ashley Cole (105)
Diego Costa (36)
Thibaut Courtois (49)
Kevin de Bruyne (4)
Danny Drinkwater (6)
Didier Drogba (33)
Emerson (20)
Michael Essien (32)
Samuel Eto'o (21)
Cesc Fàbregas (53)
Paulo Ferreira (14)
Olivier Giroud (35)
Eden Hazard (177)
Gonzalo Higuain (16)
Callum Hudson-Odoi (16)
Branislav Ivanović (123)
Jorginho (46)
Tomáš Kalas (1)
Salomon Kalou (27)
N'Golo Kanté (90)
Kenedy (2)
Mateo Kovačić (41)
Frank Lampard (110)
Ruben Loftus-Cheek (36)
Romelu Lukaku (8)
Florent Malouda (39)
Marko Marin (10)
Juan Mata (102)
Nemanja Matić (46)
Josh McEachran (5)
Raul Meireles (33)
John Obi Mikel (79)
Álvaro Morata (33)
Victor Moses (84)
Charly Musonda (5)
Oscar (85)
Pedro (90)
Lucas Piazon (2)
Ramires (111)
Oriol Romeu (23)
Antonio Rüdiger (48)
Mohamed Salah (7)
André Schürrle (24)
Mark Schwarzer (9)
Dujon Sterling (1)
Daniel Sturridge (39)
John Terry (85)
Fernando Torres (122)
Ross Turnbull (7)
Marco van Ginkel (2)
Willian (121)
Davide Zappacosta (20)
Yuri Zhirkov (3)
Kurt Zouma (9)