Video: Watch Mateo Kovacic Epic Of Magical Display Vs Zenit

Mateo Kovacic was once again showcased series of impressive display in middle of park in Chelsea’s 1-0 win Zenit St Petersburg in the Champions League last night at Stamford Bridge.

The Croatian midfielder, who steal the show at weekend win over Aston Villa, produced another masterful display against Russian giants, whole given Thomas Tuchel’s men tough time in the opening UEFA Champions League matches.

Against Zenit St Petersburg, Kovacic led the way for Chelsea in middle of the park, successful tackles, touches and carries, which is as close as you can get to a mathematical representation of ‘he was everywhere’.

Mateo Kovačić vs Zenit St Petersburg:

  • 90 minutes played
  • 97.1% pass accuracy
  • 101 accurate passes
  • 1 key pass
  • 7/8 long balls completed
  • 4/6 dribbles completed
  • 6/9 ground duels won
  • 11 recoveries
  • 1 foul won
  • 1 tackle
  • 0 times dribbled past
  • 0 fouls committed

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Source: Sportarena