Cape Town - Chelsea signing Christian Pulisic is backing his new club to
come good by the time he joins them from Borussia Dortmund in the summer.
The Premier League side signed the 20-year-old for 58 million
in the January transfer window and immediately loaned him back to the
Pulisic is keeping a close eye on events at Stamford Bridge,
which have seen Maurizio Sarri come under increasing pressure, particularly in
the wake of the 6-0 humbling at Manchester City on Sunday, which saw Chelsea
drop to sixth in the Premier League.
The winger has got faith that things will turn around in
"It’s tough for me to say," Pulisic said.
"They’ve had some tough results, but I know they’re
going to work it out.
"They’re a great team with great players and a good
"So, they’re going to figure everything out."
Pulisic got a taste of what life in the Premier League might
be like during Borussia Dortmund‘s Champions League last-16 tie at Tottenham,
though he did not enjoy it.
Spurs ran out 3-0 winners at Wembley, which makes them hot
favourites to reach the quarter-finals, but Pulisic’s appetite was still
"Tottenham’s a great side, it’s good to play against
great competition in any league," he added.
"But obviously I’m definitely looking forward to next