Premier League: Chelsea’s newest signing Christian Pulisic hopes to emulate Eden Hazard

London: Christian Pulisic says he needs to make the identical affect that Eden Hazard has had at Chelsea and hopes to play alongside the Belgium famous person at Stamford Bridge.

The US worldwide signed a five-and-a-half 12 months contract with Maurizio Sarri’s group in January however was instantly loaned backed to Germany to complete the season at Borussia Dortmund.

“It is incredible to see what Eden can do,” Pulisic, 20, informed the BBC. “He (Hazard) is a man to look as much as and what I might like to grow to be.

Chelsea newest signing Christian Pulisic poses for {a photograph}. Image courtesy: Twitter @cpulisic_10

“It is definitely a goal. Any player would be dumb not to want to be in the same team as him.”

But the £58 million ($73 million) signing seems unlikely to get his want to play alongside Chelsea’s star man, with Hazard persistently linked with a transfer to Real Madrid.

Pulisic, who scored 4 occasions in 20 league appearances final season for Dortmund, who completed as runners-up to Bayern Munich, stated he needed to encourage younger American footballers.

“I don’t want to be looked at as someone who is the youngest to do this or that,” stated Pulisic, who’s each the youngest participant to captain the United States and to attain for them in a World Cup qualifier.

“I simply need to be a longtime participant and somebody individuals respect, who’s profitable on this league.

“It is completely new to me and something not a lot of American players have experienced.”

Pusilic spent a part of his childhood in England and relished the soccer tradition.

“I soon realised how much people over here loved the game. To be in that culture and get thrown right in just grew my passion even more,” he stated.

“Every day after college I used to be on the court docket taking part in.

“I might go to video games with my dad, together with one at Chelsea. I do not keep in mind how outdated I used to be however it might have been across the time Jose Mourinho was there.

“The fans were screaming and yelling. The atmosphere was fantastic. I had never seen anything like it.”

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