Chelsea’s £53m signing Timo Werner opens up on private chats with Frank Lampard

Chelsea’s £53m signing Timo Werner opens up on private chats with Frank Lampard

“The coach in particular stood behind me and really wanted me to know that I was going to Chelsea, so I can feel just as comfortable as here.

“In the conversations with me, the coach often emphasized how much he wanted me, how much he valued me as a person.

“Of course it’s hard to give up an oasis of wellbeing like the one I’ve had in Leipzig for years, but you can only get ahead in a career if you take the next step.

“Otherwise I always stay in Leipzig, this season was the crossroads.

Published at Mon, 29 Jun 2020 05:00:00 +0000