New Chelsea star Christopher Nkunku has revealed his admiration for former Chelsea star Eden Hazard. Nkunku described Hazard as a legend of Chelsea.
Speaking about Hazard, Nkunku told Chelsea’s official website: “I like Eden Hazard for sure. I think, for me, he’s a legend of Chelsea.”
Chelsea fans are hopeful that Nkunku can have an immediate impact at the club, much like Hazard did when he joined the club from Lille in 2012.
Nkunku has revealed his favourite position ahead of making his debut for the Blues.
Nkunku’s versatility has seen him play in several positions but the France international has revealed he prefers playing as a striker.
Nkunku told Chelsea’s official website: “My favourite position is striker. I have also played as a midfielder and these last years I played striker — I like this position. I want to be happy on the pitch and do some skills and protect my football.”