As expected, Davide Zappacosta has returned to Italy, to play in Italy once again. Unfortunately, it’s just another loan for the Chelsea right back, who joins Serie A side Genoa CFC for the upcoming season.

It's unclear if Genoa have the option to buy the 28-year-old former Torino man, but AS Roma did, and they eventually decided against exercising it despite looking likely to do so all throughout last season. ‘Tis the trouble with buy-options.