Chelsea star Reece James is on “another level” now after his superb form in the Blues’ Champions League-winning campaign in 2020/21, according to Danny Mills.
Watch below as the pundit raves about James ahead of Euro 2020 this summer, where the Chelsea youngster could have a key role to play for England.
Mills thinks James looks an ideal option for England, saying he has everything you’d want from a wing-back…
? “His performance in the Champions League final put him on another level.”
? “He’s got everything you want from a wing back. He’s athletic, he’s a good defender, his delivery is very good.”
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It remains to be seen if the 21-year-old will definitely be first choice for England, as Gareth Southgate has a lot of good quality options in that position.
Still, Mills thinks it’s significant that James now has a Champions League winners’ medal under his belt, as international sides can benefit from having that kind of winning experience in their ranks.