Christian Pulisic thinks Enzo Fernandez has made a fantastic start to life as a Chelsea player.

Blues winger Pulisic, 24, will now be sitting in a Blues dressing room that looks very different from the one he joined in 2019.

There has been a huge overhaul of the squad in recent times, especially with so many new faces arriving under the new owners.

Fernandez, who joined from Benfica in January for £106.8million, is the club’s real statement signing.

The 22-year-old midfielder has quickly settled into life at Stamford Bridge, becoming a key player in Graham Potter’s starting line-up already.

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Pulisic has raved about the quality of Chelsea teammate Fernandez, who’s definitely still riding the wave of winning the World Cup last December with Argentina.

In particular, he’s noticed the youngster has the capability to dominate the midfield by himself.

“Some of the guys have come in so naturally. Enzo Fernandez, the way he’s come in,” Pulisic told ESPN.

“After you have a World Cup like that, the confidence aspect is there; he knows he can play in the biggest games in the world. He’s come in with a big price tag, and I have to give him credit. He’s done a good job.

“The way he passes the ball is clear. The way he can dominate a midfield is impressive. I think he’s a really strong young player.”

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It seems Fernandez is quickly winning over his teammates, with Kai Havertz recently raving about the January recruit.

Despite being just 22, he seems a very mature individual who possesses a real presence on the pitch.

The club did have to break the bank to get the Argentine mid-season, but the hope is he can be the bedrock of Chelsea’s midfield for the next decade.

We’re very excited by the glimpses we’ve seen in his opening couple of months.

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