Nemanja Matić

Serbian international Matic is a tall and strong central midfielder currently playing for Portuguese outfit SL Benfica. As a youth team player he played in the ranks of both Partizan and Red Star Belgrade before making his professional debut with FK Kolubara. After two years in Slovakia with MFK Kosice he caught the eye of Chelsea scouts where he stayed between 2009-2011; taking in a loan spell at Dutch outfit Vitesse Arnhem before moving to Benfica as part of the deal that saw David Luiz arrive in London.