‘I did not assume it was actual!’: Mason Mount admits he could not consider it when Lionel Messi claimed he had ‘potential to be among the finest’ as Chelsea star reveals why Jorginho is chief prankster at Stamford Bridge
- Lionel Messi has beforehand sung the praises of Chelsea teenager Mason Mount
- In March final 12 months, Messi mentioned Mount has the potential to turn out to be among the finest
- Mount has since admitted that he thought Messi’s feedback weren’t actual
- Mount additionally revealed Jorginho is principal prankster within the Chelsea altering room
In March final 12 months, Barcelona star and six-time Ballon d’Or winner Messi picked Mount amongst his 15 brightest stars of the longer term, earlier than he mentioned: ‘Having watched him play he has the potential to be among the finest.’
And Mount – who was having fun with a superb breakthrough season at Chelsea on the time – has since reacted to Messi’s inspiring feedback, claiming he initially had doubts concerning the assertion.
England teenager Mason Mount has turn out to be one in all Chelsea’s principal males below Frank Lampard
Barcelona star Lionel Messi sung the praises of Mount throughout his breakthrough Chelsea season
Chatting with Harry Pinero within the newest episode of ‘Assumptions’ on Youtube, Mount admitted: ‘I did not consider it at first, I did not assume it was actual.
‘I do not actually have phrases for it as a result of it is like loopy to consider…
‘Whenever you learn one thing like that and see one thing like that, it simply provides you extra motivation to get higher and higher and hopefully I can try this sooner or later.’
Mount went onto reveal all about his Chelsea team-mates and gave some amusing perception into the goings-on within the Blues’ dressing room.
The England worldwide revealed that skilled Italian midfielder Jorginho is the largest prankster within the Chelsea dressing room.
The 22-year-old midfielder revealed all about his Chelsea team-mates in a Youtube video
He then went onto disclose all about one in all Jorginho’s favorite sensible jokes, which entails his sizzling taking part in boots.
When it is put to him whether or not Ben Chilwell is the largest joker at Chelsea, Mount replied: ‘Sure he’s up there. He just lately joined. Jorginho positively, he’s at all times taking part in pranks.
‘We heat our boots up in like a microwave, like a boot microwave. And since he wears studs, clearly they’re metallic, so that they get so sizzling.
‘So he’ll at all times simply stroll round with them in his hand and simply faucet it in your pores and skin. He’ll get you behind the leg or one thing.’
Mount revealed that skilled Blues star Jorginho is the largest joker at Stamford Bridge