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 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.
‘I’m looking forward to working with Frank Lampard a lot.’ ????
— Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) July 11, 2019
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:
Maybe he’ll learn how to actually score a goal from Frank????????
— grande (@grandeisdead) July 11, 2019
Just please learn how to shoot from him , @Mateo_Kova23 . Literally everyone on the pitch. Hopefully they try to shoot for more often. Needed so bad
— Lamps (@LampardLegacy8) July 11, 2019
20 goals incoming. Lool
— ???????????????????? (@CheIseaSteff) July 11, 2019
Learn how to score goals from him.
— Olawale Adigun (@Olawarrley) July 11, 2019
Good..so you can work on your shooting
— Heisenberg (@KhalidElhasan) July 11, 2019
Ask him to help you with your shooting bro
— Mikey (o´?`o)? ?? (@AgonistKira) July 11, 2019
You need to step up and score some goals.
— mark mayhew (@markrmayhew) July 11, 2019