Date: 13th July 2019 at 7:47am
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Mateo Kovacic has this summer completed a permanent transfer to Chelsea following a season-long loan spell last season. The Croatia international is infamous for one statistic in his debut season at Stamford Bridge.

Kovacic managed to go through the entire season without scoring a single goal from central midfield, despite appearing in 48 games in all competitions.

Kovacic gave an interview highlighting his excitement at working with Frank Lampard. Fans are seeing the funny side of the statistic, with many fans taking to Twitter to tell their central midfielder to get help from the 41-year-old.


Kovacic still enjoyed a fantastic end to the season, earning rave reviews for his performance in the 4-1 drubbing of Arsenal in the Europa League final.

Here is a selection of tweets from Chelsea fans who reacted with brilliant replies to Kovacic’s interview with the club: