João Félix talks openly about his arrival at the Blues — foot11.com
Chelsea are struggling this season. Eliminated from all national cups, Blues they are also in 10th place in the Premier League. The offensive aspect is especially lacking in this team, which scored 20 goals in 17 league games. Too little for the leaders, who decided to bring in a new attacking element in the form of João Félix.
João Félix wants to provide “fun” for the fans
Arriving on a 6-month loan, João Félix would be a Chelsea player at least until the end of the season. Portuguese international he seems very happy to be able to leave Atlético de Madrid to start again. “I’m really, really happy to be here at Chelsea. They’re one of the best teams in the world.” did he state on the club’s official website. “I hope to help the team achieve their goals. I’m really happy and excited to play here and at Stamford Bridge.”
In addition, the 23-year-old striker wants to cheer up the fans. “I will bring ‘my’ football and my joy of life to the team. I want to provide a lot of fun to the fans”. There is no doubt that he should delight more Blues fans with his technical quality, if he manages to regain confidence.
“Over time I became more serious”
João Félix, whose professionalism has been criticized by the Spanish press, also mentioned his profile and his vision of his career. “Since I was little, I grew up with the idea of becoming a professional player. Over time, I became more serious” he assures. “But at the age of 15, 16, I realized that I could become a professional.”
Finally, the Portuguese international also mentioned his profile, which seems to correspond with the playing philosophy of his coach Graham Potter. “I don’t like to talk about myself, but I would say that I am a player who wants to have the ball and play with joy. I want all the fans to enjoy my football and help the team”. His debut will probably be highly anticipated.