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Chelsea’s Tammy Abraham names former Arsenal and Man Utd players as his football role models

Tammy Abraham
has been in nice kind this season (Picture: Getty Images)

Tammy Abraham is in high-quality goal-scoring kind for Chelsea this season, however he has named an Arsenal and a Manchester United legend as his footballing role models.

The 22-year-old has burst into the primary staff underneath Frank Lampard this marketing campaign, scoring 10 objectives in simply 12 video games.

His spectacular kind is maintaining the extra skilled pair of Olivier Giroud and Michy Batshuayi out of the staff and has earned him call-ups to the England squad.

He is presently one of the vital harmful forwards within the Premier League and has named two of the most effective strikers the league has ever seen as his heroes within the sport, firstly, .

‘He was one of my biggest idols growing up,’ Abraham advised Chelsea’s official web site. ‘I beloved his fashion, the best way he performed and the best way he carried himself on the pitch.

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‘I even loved his goal celebrations! They were really cool and he’s simply somebody I’ve at all times regarded as much as.

‘The other player would be . I’ve grown up loving him and it’s wonderful that he’s nonetheless going robust as we speak.

Thierry Henry and Cristiano Ronaldo
Thierry Henry and Cristiano Ronaldo are role models for a lot of younger strikers (Picture: Getty Images)

‘He’s hardworking and so skilled. He seems to be like a pleasant guy, though I’ve by no means truly met him myself, and he seems to be just like the form of person that simply desires to win, which is a mentality I’ve.’

Chelsea boss Lampard has challenged Abraham to emulate a distinct participant, his England team-mate, Harry Kane.

‘Harry Kane’s an unbelievable participant,’ stated Lampard. ‘What he’s completed in recent times and his profession is wonderful, so Tammy must look as much as that and if he can hold reproducing and scoring objectives at that type of stage, that’s the following stage for Tammy.

‘What he’s [Abraham] proven in these first few months is that there are such a lot of components to his sport.’

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