Chelsea new man is at fault again

Filipe Luis has seen his opportunities limited since his move to Chelsea from Atletico Madrid.

Many speculated as to whether the Brazilian would take Cesar Azpilicueta’s place at left-back, given that Luis is naturally a left-sided defender.

As it turns out, ‘Dave’ has kept his place in the team and nearly every time that Luis has deputised, he’s been found wanting in some regard.

This was the case again against Sporting, when Luis let his opposite number breeze past him to make it 2-1, and not for the first time in the game either.

The ball floated in from the right is the result of weak defending from the Brazilian, with Schurrle’s subsequent header not much better either: