Chelsea fans have been impressed by summer signing Hakim Ziyech after the Premier League giants released ‘unseen’ footage of him scoring an outrageous goal in training.
Chelsea’s season ended in a 4-1 defeat to Bayern Munich in the second leg of their Champions League last-16 tie with the former Ajax star unable to take part.
But prior to that game, he and fellow new arrival Timo Werner were still keeping fit and getting to know their team-mates in training,
And fans were highly impressed by what they saw during one clip shared by the official Chelsea Twitter account.
Ziyech received the ball with his back to goal, rolled his foot across the top of it and spun a quick pass into a team-mate before putting the afterburners on.
Ziyech put on a display in training to wow Chelsea fans
(Image: CHELSEA FC)
After jetted past a ‘fake’ defender, the winger took aim and despatched a perfectly directed shot beyond the keeper’s dive into the far corner of the goal.
Although it was only a training goal, the Morocco international’s lack of celebration suggests scoring such stunning goals is merely a standard procedure for him.
“SHAHAHAHAHAHAHA WILLIAN IS SO CLEAR,” tweeted one fan ecstatic Chelsea in response to the clip which has been ‘liked’ nearly 20,000 times.
Ziyech’s powerful strike beat the goalkeeper with ease
(Image: CHELSEA TV)
“Ziyech is miles ahead of Pepe don’t get me started on Willian,” replied another.
“The Wizard! Can’t wait to see him terrorise midfields,” said a third.
“Now I Think Salah Got Some Competition For The African Best Player Award…” predicted a fourth Blues supporter.
Asked how Ziyech has settled in, Lampard recently said: “Yeah Hakim has been here for the week, trained a couple of days on his own and then he’s integrated a bit with the team.
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