Chelsea goal machine Alvaro Morata's slick skills with chewing gum
Alvaro Morata finally showed the Premier League what his right foot is capable of with three goals against Stoke City on Saturday, and it turns out he doesn't even need a football to underline why Chelsea paid £58 million to sign him from Real Madrid this summer.
In a video posted on his official Instagram account on Sunday, the striker executes a series of kick-ups and even a "round the world" trick with a piece of chewing gum before catching it again in his mouth while on a golf course with wife Alice Campello.
The skills look effortless and Morata -- who has scored three headers among his six Premier League goals this season -- wisely decides to wear a baseball cap and not involve his head in the showboating. Hair gel and chewing gum are a dangerous mix...
Liam is ESPN FC's Chelsea correspondent. Follow him on Twitter: @Liam_Twomey.