England and Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho has revealed the club he grew up supporting. According to the Manchester United target, he said he grew up supporting Chelsea, and his idol then was Frank Lampard. The Borussia Dortmund winger, who left Manchester City in 2017, grew up in London as he was born in Camberwell.
I Grew Up as Supporting Chelsea- Jadon Sancho
The 21-year-old made it to Gareth Southgate’s 24 man squad for the Euro 2020 games, and he fits perfectly to the plans of the manager. Jadon Sancho’s performance in Dortmund since he left Manchester City have been very impressive. His performance has attracted many clubs, with Manchester United leading the chase.
Recently United had their bid for the player turned down, and they are still insisting they will sign the player in this transfer window. Jadon Sancho was asked who his idol in football is, and he said he is the former Chelsea manager Frank Lampard. He further stated that he grew up as a Chelsea fan, and he can’t lie about it, but he has a soft spot for them now.
He also said Didier Drogba is another player he likes, but he loves Frank Lampard more because of how composed Lampard was.