Willian’s goal has put Chelsea 1-0 up in their first Europa League clash of the season away to PAOK.
The Brazil international finished well from close range after a flowing team move from the Blues that is fast becoming their trademark under new manager Maurizio Sarri.
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Willian was named captain for the evening by Sarri before the game – a decision Chelsea fans did NOT take too well to initially.
However, he’s made a decisive impact tonight with this well-taken opener…
— @VideoGoals_HD (@GoalsVideo_HD1) September 20, 2018
— rj (@lilpharo10) September 20, 2018
Ross Barkley is getting a lot of credit for his driving run and pass that set the goal up.
Various fans are tweeting about the young England international, who is getting a rare start tonight after a lack of impact at Stamford Bridge since his January transfer from Everton…
Ross Barkley at his best there! ?
— Talk Chelsea (@talkchelsea) September 20, 2018
Ross Barkley is working! I like this!
— S A M S O N (@faku_bibyo) September 20, 2018
Barkley is play really well at the moment
— Odhran Delanty (@OzDelanty_94) September 20, 2018
— Tony (@Tony_MS11) September 20, 2018
— Shamsheer Chelsea (@ARrahmanfreak) September 20, 2018
Brilliant by Barkley there,cracking first touch set up the whole move! #PAOKCHE
— paul sudbury (@tackle76) September 20, 2018
superb move from barkley tho pic.twitter.com/wnjY9b2onI
— E D E N. ??? (@magicianeden) September 20, 2018