‘He was excellent’ – Joe Cole praise Chelsea star for brilliant performance against Dinamo Zagreb

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Chelsea legend Joe Cole singled out Chelsea midfielder Denis Zakaria for praise following his performance in the 2-1 victory over Dinamo Zagreb at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday night.

It was Zakaria’s first appearance for Chelsea since joining the club from Juventus in the summer and he scored the winner for Chelsea in the win over Dinamo Zagreb.

Joe Cole told BT Sport: “I thought Zakaria was excellent. He got around the pitch. He got around, put his tackles in and the goal is a bonus. It’s another option for Chelsea.”