Bayern Munich join race for Real Madrid and Chelsea target

Luiz have impressed for Benfica and Bayern coach Louis van Gaal sees him as a perfect replacement for Martin Demichelis, according to Diario de Noticias.

The 22-year-old joined Benfica from Vitoria in 2007 and has become a key player at the club.

Real Madrid, Chelsea and Fiorentina are also reportedly interested in the defender.