“I was reading the programme before the game and it said make the stadium as hard to play as possible, or something like that. When you come here, you know it’ll be tough. We loved it.”
Elsewhere, Chelsea legend Lampard – the club’s all-time top goalscorer – recently praised the youngster for his superb output and essentially bettering his record.
“Mason is a fantastic player & I’m pleased he’s getting those numbers,” he told beIN Sports. “He’s a player of such a high level and those numbers reflect it. Brilliant for him.”
Mount’s contract has two years left, but he will be expected to extend that in order to stay at Stamford Bridge for the long term. He will hope to build on his 13-goal, 16-assist season next term too.