David Luiz congratulating himself after the final whistle. pic.twitter.com/otx5jDpFf0
— Alex (@althurstonsport) April 18, 2019
Chelsea’s David Luiz hugged his lookalike, Slavia Prague’s Alex Král, after the two sides met in the Europa League at Stamford Bridge on Thursday night.
Following Chelsea’s 4-3 win in the quarter-final second leg match, the two defenders also swapped shirts and posed for a dressing room photo together.
— Alex Král (@alexkralcz) April 18, 2019
In an eventful game, Maurizio Sarri’s men raced into a 3-0 lead through Pedro, Olivier Giroud and a Simon Deli own goal inside the opening seventeen minutes.
Tomáš Souček pulled one back for the visitors, with Pedro doubling his personal tally soon afterwards.
— Keep coming back (@ilesos17) April 19, 2019
Petr Ševčík dragged the Czech side back into the tie with two long-range thunderbolts in three second-half minutes, but it was not enough.
Chelsea will take on Eintracht Frankfurt in the semi-finals, with Arsenal up against Valencia.