An amicable meeting between Luiz and the club’s management took place on Friday, May 14, where it was decided that he would leave when his contract expires in July.
The 34-year-old Brazil international has been with the London club for the last two seasons, having signed from Chelsea in the summer of 2019.
At Chelsea he won the Premier League, the Champions League, two FA Cups and two Europa League titles. The 34-year-old Brazil international was also a title-winner in France with PSG.
He began his career with Vitoria in Brazil before joining Benfica after an initial loan spell.