The Blues left-back has been impressed by a fellow new arrival at Stamford Bridge and sees the German ahead attaining nice issues in England
Timo Werner is “already up there” with Harry Kane and Jamie Vardy with regards to probably the most harmful strikers within the Premier League, claims Chelsea full-back Ben Chilwell.
The Blues received the race for a much-coveted signature throughout the summer time switch window.
Werner had been heavily linked with a switch to Liverpool, however Stamford Bridge ended up being his touchdown spot within the Premier League.
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Chelsea were convinced that they had landed a frontman tailor-made for the Premier League, with Werner’s versatility and work-rate marking him out as a helpful asset.
Religion has been rewarded with eight objectives by way of 12 appearances and fellow new boy Chilwell believes a prolific 24-year-old is similar to Golden Boot winners on the books at Tottenham and Leicester.
“I’d already say he’s up there with them two [Kane and Vardy] and he can positively go on to be completely world-class for a very long time for the following 10 years or so,” Chilwell instructed Soccer AM.
“I feel while you take a look at his age and the way prolific he’s in entrance of purpose, even now his begin at Chelsea he’s scored numerous objectives already. Simply in entrance of purpose he’s so good.
“He has related traits to each Vardy and Harry to be truthful. By way of operating the channels and the way fast he’s it’s much like Vardy. With Harry his link-up play and his ending is comparable.
“He’s positively in a class with them two.”
Werner has been backed to problem for the Premier League high scorer prize in 2020-21, with Kurt Zouma saying of a predatory finisher: “He’s been scoring objectives for enjoyable within the German league.
“That’s why he has come right here, to indicate himself within the Premier League. I feel he can do it. He has the power and he’s so fast.
“We’ve an incredible crew. We don’t must get too excited. We simply should be prepared and preserve confidence excessive.”
Werner has floor to make up if he’s to land a prestigious particular person prize, along with his four-goal haul in the English top-flight leaving him four adrift of Vardy, Mohamed Salah, Heung-min Son and Dominic Calvert-Lewin at the top of the charts.