Dimitar Berbatov has heaped praise on Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham after his impressive form for the Blues this season.
Abraham has led the line for Frank Lampard’s for the majority of the campaign and scored 15 goals in 34 appearances for the Blues, having impressed in the Championship with Aston Villa last season.
He is Chelsea’s top goalscorer and has earned recognition with England this season, scoring his first goal at senior international level for the Three Lions in the 7-0 win against Montenegro in November.
And former Manchester United and Tottenham striker Dimitar Berbatov has been full of praise for the 22-year-old.
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Speaking to Betfair, Berbatov has picked out the young stars who have impressed him in the Premier League so far this season, with Abraham among them, alongside Manchester City midfielder Phil Foden, Manchester United defender Aaron Wan-Bissaka and Sheffield United goalkeeper Dean Henderson, who is on loan from Manchester United.
“I can also mention [Mason] Greenwood,” he said.
“Tammy Abraham is also making a great impression on me with the goals he’s scoring. As long as these young players follow their development and keep their feet on the ground. They will be fine.
Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham. (Photo by Darren Walsh/Chelsea FC via Getty Images)
“There is no doubt that the Premier League is in a great place right now and it looks great for the future. There are lots of youth coming up and making their marks, there will probably be more as well.
“It’s important for them to continue to develop and stay on the right path. Not only the young players that are English, but it is great to see so many young players from abroad coming to play, to give the Premier League more flavour. I am sure that every player would like to come to the Premier League and play football, they know it’s entertainment, big players are…