Thomas Tuchel privately holds the likes of Mason Mount, Reece James and Tammy Abraham in high regard.
It will give the Chelsea youngsters a sense of relief that they remain key members of the squad.
Frank Lampard was sacked on Monday after a run of two Premier League wins in eight.
Arsenal’s win on Tuesday meant it saw the Blues drop to 10th in the table.
But perhaps Lampard’s long-lasting legacy will prove to be key for Chelsea in the future after he helped bring through academy players like no other manager has done under Roman Abramovich.
And with Tuchel now in the hotseat, there were concerns that the youngsters were set to be ignored once again.
Thomas Tuchel has big plans for Chelsea
However, according to the Daily Mail, Tuchel is looking forward to working with the likes of Mount, James and Abraham.
All three have key roles at Chelsea, becoming first-team regulars over the past two seasons.
And Tuchel is a big fan of the trio and will continue to give them a platform to develop.
The German is renowned for his ability to help youngsters mature and has done so at Mainz, Borussia Dortmund and Paris St-Germain.
Even Chelsea’s Christian Pulisic can attest to that, after being given his debut by Tuchel at Dortmund and becoming a £60m player that the Blues forked out for.
Chelsea have appointed Thomas Tuchel as manager
After being appointed, the 47-year-old said: “We all have the greatest respect for Frank Lampard’s work and the legacy he created at Chelsea.
“At the same time, I cannot wait to meet my new team and compete in the most exciting league in football.
“I am grateful to now be part of the Chelsea family – it feels amazing!”
Club chief Marina Granovskaia added: “It is never easy to change head coach in the middle of the season but we are very happy to secure one of Europe’s best coaches in Thomas Tuchel.
“There is still much to…