Mount-ain to climb, Mason can be as good as gaffer Lampard - Opinion - initially posted on Sportslens.com
Mason Mount has the attributes to emulate his manager in many ways. The 20-year-old has shown nice maturity in what's his second season beneath the tutorship of Frank Lampard.
Last season at Derby County the young loanee sparkled as The Rams made it to the Championship Play-off remaining. Despite dropping to Aston Villa, many lessons have been discovered by the midfielder. General The Blues youth product scored 11 occasions in a County shirt, adding an extra 5 assists.
Mounting a comparison
Up to now this season, Mount has scored four objectives in eight appearances for The Blues. He nonetheless has some method to go to meet up with Lampard, who's Chelsea’s all-time prime goalscorer with 211 objectives over a 13-year trophy laden profession at Stamford Bridge.
Mount’s objectives do bare a resemblance to those of the 41-year-old though. Lampard’s trademark capacity to reach within the box and end with aplomb has been evident in Mount’s objectives to date.
Chatting with Chelseafc.com Mount just lately spoke of his delight of being back at Chelsea and the way the season has gone up to now. He stated:
“You all the time need to have that confidence in your self. I in all probability did not assume it will go this properly at first, to have four objectives, so I'm delighted but I have to say because of my team-mates and we now have been working so exhausting. You possibly can see every recreation how much it means to us to need to win and to work arduous for the manager and the fans, so it has been good”
Mount additionally had a powerful season on mortgage at Vitesse Arnhem, before his transfer to Delight Park. Through the 2017/18 campaign, the teenager netted 14 occasions and in addition gained nine assists for the Eridiversie club. These stats impressively earned him the player of the yr award at The GelreDome.
Mount might be hoping to add to his two international caps on Friday, as The Three Lions take on the Czech Republic. Lampard was an enormous part of England’s so referred to as ‘Golden era’. As it is the future appears brighter now than it has for many years. Mount will look to impress England boss Gareth Southgate to grow to be a daily a part of the set-up. His type for Chelsea will go an extended strategy to present just how influential the Portsmouth-born lad could be.
At 20-years of age, Mount has an extended profession forward of him. The performances will get better, and the teenager will probably be a delight to observe for both Chelsea and England.