Chelsea fans have questioned Frank Lampards transfer decision (Image: GETTY)The Frenchman looked nervous on his return to the Chelsea senior fold and brought down Marcus Rashford for a Manchester United penalty.As the forward come inside his marker, Zouma outstretched in leg, hacking down the England international who made no mistake from the spot.
His performance didn’t get much better either, he was shown the yellow card after chopping down Andreas Pereira.Zoom has had loan spells at both Stoke and Everton, there was hope from the blue half of Merseyside that he would rejoin on a permanent basis. Related articles
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Man Utd fans in meltdown over Aaron Wan-Bissaka debut display against Chelsea fans took to Twitter during the first 45 minutes to criticise his performance and Frank Lampard’s decision to keep him over David Luiz.
One fan tweeted: “Frank Lampard really sold David Luiz to Arsenal for Kourt Zouma...... Tragic.!!!!”“Lampard sold our best defender for Zouma and put our best attackers on the bench. Deserved the blame if we walk away with nothing,” said another.A third said: “Kurt Zouma is so out of his depth at this level.
Positioning all wrong, slow to react and very clumsy in almost every challenge. Makes you wonder why they sold Luiz even if he didn’t see eye to eye with Lampard.”
Chelsea defender Kurt Zouma brought down Rashford for a Man Utd penalty (Image: GETTY)
Chelsea fans were left frustrated with Zouma against Man Utd (Image: GETTY)A fourth fan claimed: “Kurt Zouma was so good on loan to Everton! Lampard now thought hes as good as a new buy, recalled and sold Luiz to Arsenal!“Guess what, Zouma is back to default settings!”Luiz completed a shock deadline day switch to Arsenal for a fee of around £8million.
He began pushing for a move after missing training, and was believed to have hold discussions with Lampard before the decision was made.The switch sees him reunite with former Paris Saint-Germain boss Unai Emery in north London. Related articles
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Chelsea boss Frank Lampard sold David Luiz to Arsenal (Image: GETTY)
Zouma was struggling for Chelsea (Image: GETTY)Former boss Jose Mourinho backed Zouma to be a great solution to Chelsea’s current transfer ban earlier this month.
He told Sky Sports: “Chelsea needs a centre-back – Kurt Zouma! You don’t need to buy, you don’t need to spend. Zouma!“He’s champion of England, he played for Chelsea, played for Stoke in the Premier League, played for Everton in the Premier League, played for France.
.“He’s your player, he’s on loan, where are you going to buy a better player than him? You already have.....