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VIDEO: Aston Villa new boy Libor Kozak scores for Czech Republic

Aston Villa star Libor Kozak has scored past Gianluigi Buffon at last.

Aston Villa's deadline day signing Libor Kozak arrived with a perplexing record. 

No goals in Serie A last season yet 10 in the Europa League for Lazio.

That European form was enough for Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert to take a gamble on him, as he searches for a viable alternative and back-up for Christian Benteke.

Kozak's Czech Republic side suffered a shock 2-1 home defeat to Armenia last week, which did not bode well for their away visit to group leaders Italy.

Yet Kozak gave his side a chance at least, scoring a 19th minute goal for his side.

Past Gianluigi Buffon no less, after failing to do so in Serie A last season. It can only boost his confidence for the weekend, and he could yet have the last laugh over his Italian detractors.

You can check out his impressive finish below...

image: © Piotr Drabik

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