‘Absolute monster’: Some Chelsea fans praise their 21-year-old star after national display
A number of Chelsea players have been in action in the past couple of days in World Cup qualifiers – and some Blues fans on Twitter were extremely impressed with the individual performance last night of their 21-year-old.
Reece James delivered an outstanding display on Friday night for England against Albania. He was a constant attacking threat for his country in an emphatic 5-0 victory at Wembley Stadium.
The Blues youngster slotted into the England XI in the right wing-back position, which is a role he’s started to master while playing under Thomas Tuchel at Stamford Bridge.
He assisted a headed goal from Harry Maguire with an accurate free-kick delivery, as well as offer so much in possession with his driving runs up the pitch.
Chelsea fans used to last night’s performance
A selection of Chelsea supporters on social media believe James was the outstanding individual for the Three Lions against Albania.
James, 21, showed last night why he’s right in the mix for England’s best full-back alongside the likes of Kyle Walker and Trent Alexander-Arnold.
The Chelsea academy graduate has been in the form of his career lately in terms of offensively, scoring four goals and setting up four assists already in the 2021/22 season for his club.
Some Blues fans on Twitter were keen to point out the huge physicality he possesses.
Phil Foden called James the strongest member of the England squad back in June. In addition, Luton Town’s Kal Naismith previously recalled the Chelsea youngster’s strength after playing with him at Wigan Athletic.
Here are some Chelsea supporters discussing James for England:
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