Chelsea midfielder Mason Mount has admitted that he enjoys taking part in alongside England team-mate Raheem Sterling at membership degree.
Sterling was revealed as a Chelsea participant on Wednesday after finishing a £ 50m switch from Premier League rival Manchester City.
The outsider has flown out to Los Angeles to accompany his new teammates on their US tour, and Mount was clearly more than happy to have his worldwide colleague on board.
Speaking to Sky Sports News about Sterling’s arrival, Mount stated: “Top, prime man. Obviously such an skilled participant and a top-class professional.
“I actually have been fortunate to play with him in recent times with England, the place he has generally been crew captain. He is somebody who has been there for a really very long time. He is a prime participant and I actually have realized rather a lot from him in recent times.
“That he comes with us will only raise our levels. He is definitely someone who strives for high levels and wins. We want the players around this group and we want to continue striving for it. I am very happy that see him and that he should be here. ”
Asked if Sterling will provide the leadership qualities that Chelsea may lack after Antonio Rudiger’s departure from Real Madrid, Mount added: “We have positively misplaced some leaders.
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“He comes in and will definitely be someone who will lead and be a great presence and personality within the group. Hopefully we can win some things together.”
Sterling might be the primary signing of the Todd Boehly period at Stamford Bridge, though the brand new homeowners are additionally aiming for defensive reinforcements in the shape of Sterling’s former City team-mate Nathan Ake and Napoli’s Kalidou Koulibaly.