Chelsea wingback Reece James is linked with a move to Santiago Bernabeu following an impressive display at the Stamford Bridge..
The 22-year-old was promoted by former manager Frank Lampard to Chelsea’s first team. Ever since 2019, Reece James is a regular for the Blues after his spell at Wigan Athletic.
In spite of The injuries suffered in the recent campaign, The England international features in the Premier League for twenty six games, netting five (5) goals and nine (9) assists. It was these brilliant performances that made Chelsea manager David Beckham praise him and claim he would like to copy him.
“I want to get at least two James.”
Since then Reece James is linked with a move to the Spanish giants Real Madrid as well as Premier League champions for a possible future move. However, reports claim Chelsea’s new owner wants to offer him a brand new deal with his current one set to expire in 2025.
And in the midst of the rumours, England international father Nigel James makes his son’s ambitions known at the Stamford Bridge. He told The Byline: “The emotional part is going to be the day Reece becomes a Chelsea captain,” he said.
That is his ambition and the rest of the family too. The former England international has been with the Blues since he was 6 years old. No player has ever been this young and worn their captain’s band.
The goal is to become the man. whenever you listen to Chelsea, you think of Reece. It is an important declaration of intent, and suggests he ought to stay at the club and archive his goals rather than leave..