Zambian fans delighted with Charlie Musonda’s Chelsea competitive debut
Former Zambia international midfielder Charles ‘Charlie Cool’ Musonda’s son Charlie Jnr made is competitive debut for English Champions Chelsea in the Community Shield defeat to Arsenal to a delight of a host of Chipolopolo fans.
The nimble footed youngster replaced Brazilian winger Willian in the 82nd minute.
Chelsea went on to lose 4-1 on post match penalties after the much ended 1-1.
Though Charlie Jnr is likely to opt to play for Belgium, that didn’t prevent the Zambian fans across the globe from cheering on him in his 8 minutes cameo.
The highly rated youngster will be looking to push for more opportunities this season after Chelsea manager Antonia Conte handed him squad no.17.
His father ‘Charlie Cool’ came through the ranks at boyhood club Mufulira Wanderers alongside Kalusha before they trekked to Europe.
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