Lampard reveals Mount headache

Chelsea coach Frank Lampard has revealed the massive problem he has been given by Mason Mount.

Mount is a Chelsea academy player who was sent out on loan to Derby County last season where Lampard was in charge of the team. Mount had a breakthrough season in the Championship and was given a chance this pre-season to impress at Chelsea after returning from his loan.

It seems Mount has taken a full advantage of that opportunity by playing a brilliant pre season, showcasing not only his skills and potential but also his work rate and determination to succeed at Chelsea.

“Obviously I worked with him last year and I’m really happy with how he’s trained and his status within the group,” Lampard said, quoted by the Metro.

Lampard reveals Mount headache

“He has done a lot. The other players recognise quality instantly but they also recognise work rate and character.

“Mason has got all of those and he has given me a problem.

“I couldn’t have asked for any more of Mason that what he has done.”

Mount is yet to make a senior appearance for the Blues and will have to fight off competition from the likes of Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Ross Barkley to win the CAM spot.

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