Arsenal midfielder Emile Smith Rowe has admitted that he watches Chelsea midfielder Mason Mount to assist enhance his recreation.
The 21-year-old is two-years youthful than his Chelsea rival, having confronted off in opposition to one another a number of occasions already.
It was beforehand revealed that Smith Rowe spent a time period on trial at Chelsea, however was not taken on as an academy participant earlier than becoming a member of Arsenal.
He revealed: “I’ve been watching clips of my recreation, noting the timing of my passes and the place I ought to have performed it to create extra possibilities.
“And I’ve been watching footage of Kevin De Bruyne, Bernardo Silva, Bruno Fernandes and Mason Mount to see what these inventive gamers are doing.”
The midfielder continued to state that he’s seeking to be part of the midfielder as a part of England’s squad for the 2022 World Cup squad in Qatar on the finish of the 12 months.
“The World Cup is certainly a goal however to begin with I wish to get as match as I can to get as many minutes as doable to indicate what I can do,” he finalised.
Mount, who was voted as Chelsea’s Participant of the Yr for 2 consecutive seasons, has impressed beneath Thomas Tuchel.
Nevertheless, they fell in each the Carabao Cup and FA Cup finals, being defeated by Liverpool on penalties on each events.
The 23-year-old netted 13 objectives, registering 16 assists in all competitions final season because the Blues lifted the UEFA Tremendous Cup and Membership World Cup.
Mount admitted that he was blissful reaching his targets final season however is striving to enhance forward of the brand new season.
He mentioned: “I set targets for what I wish to obtain goals-wise, assists-wise, competitive-wise as a group.
“If I attain these targets then I do know that my degree goes to be excessive and I will be performing.
“That is what I take a look at and after I sit down earlier than a season and attempt to set my targets, I wish to obtain extra.
“That is all the time been my aim and my focus earlier than a season.”
Mount and Smith Rowe will likely be going face to face in midfield as soon as once more subsequent season as their sides problem on the prime finish of the Premier League, seeking to shut the hole to Manchester Metropolis and Liverpool within the 2022/23 marketing campaign.