‘He might be an awesome participant’: Ben Chilwell heaps reward on in-form Chelsea attacker
Chelsea defender Ben Chilwell has heaped reward on Mason Mount forward of the second leg of the Champions League quarter-final tie in opposition to Porto tonight.
Mount has been in spectacular kind throughout the backend of the present marketing campaign, and he has significantly excelled after Thomas Tuchel took cost because the supervisor in January.
Over the course of the season, he has eight targets and 7 assists to his title. He has made a scoring contribution in every of his final three matches (two targets and one help).
Talking in yesterday’s press convention, Chilwell talked up the progress made by Mount this time period and believes he might be an awesome participant for membership and nation.
He advised Chelseafc.com: “Earlier than I got here right here me and Mase had been shut by means of the England set-up, however that was solely in coaching and enjoying with him a couple of occasions a season.”
“Now coaching with him each day, I see how good he actually is. It’s not simply his pure capability, however the reality he works very laborious.
“He’s very eager to study on a regular basis, and he’s at all times doing additional work within the gymnasium. He does every thing he can to higher himself.
“With the pure expertise he has, his work-rate, the sky is the restrict for him. Since I’ve are available till now, he has improved a lot.
“If he retains on doing what he’s doing, scoring, helping, staying humble, working laborious, then he might be an awesome participant for Chelsea and England for a very long time.”
Mount had obtained criticism from some followers earlier this season for his incapability to transform his probabilities within the last third of the pitch.
Nevertheless, he has made an enormous enchancment throughout the backend of the marketing campaign, discovering the again of the web on seven events.
He was an nearly undisputed starter beneath former boss Frank Lampard, and he’s now considered a key a part of Tuchel’s plans.
The midfielder might be aiming to maintain his fantastic kind going because the Blues look to make the highest 4 within the league and compete for silverware.
The membership have a implausible likelihood to achieve the final 4 of the Champions League after their 2-Zero win over Porto within the first leg of the quarter-final.
Stats from Transfermarkt.com
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