What Lampard told Pulisic before he came on against Ajax

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Christian Pulisic impressed for the Blues after coming off the bench to replace Willian against Ajax.

The American international provided the assist for Michy Batshuayi’s winner against Ajax.

Pulisic has revealed Chelsea boss Frank Lampard told him to make a difference against Ajax.

Pulisic said: “I was given another opportunity and the manager told me, ‘Go in, make an impact, make a difference’ and I’m happy I was able to help a little bit with that.

“Michy is easy to play with — we have played together for a while and have a nice connection.

“I’m never going to let not starting put me down, I’m going to keep fighting because this is where I want to be.

“I want to make a difference. I want to be on the field, in whatever role that may be.”

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