Chelsea's new £25m defender Davide Zappacosta scored the pick of the goals in Chelsea's 6-0 hammering of
Davide Zappacosta's game by numbers vs. Qarabag:— Squawka Football (@Squawka) September 12, 2017
84% pass accuracy
"I definitely meant it." pic.twitter.com/3lLPy7Y1ag
Zappacosta scored Chelsea's second goal of the game in truly remarkable fashion. After a marauding run down the right wing, the Italian fired the ball into the back of the net from a position normally only reserved for crosses.
However, Chelsea manager Antonio Conte confirmed after the game that his new defender had a slice of luck with his first goal at Stamford Bridge, as quoted by the Metro.
"Never mind Diego Costa, how about Davide Zappacosta!?!"— BT Sport Football (@btsportfootball) September 12, 2017
The Chelsea full-back marks his debut with a great run and strike pic.twitter.com/n8ScbQSlMN
Pedro's early strike, coupled with Zappacosta's fortuitous cross, gave Chelsea a 2-0 advantage going into half-time.