Chelsea great compares Mykhailo Mudryk to Cristiano Ronaldo - in remarkable show of faith

Mykhailo Mudryk of Chelsea during the Premier League match between Fulham FC and Chelsea FC at Craven Cottage on October 02, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Visionhaus/Getty Images)
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Chelsea winger Mykhailo Mudryk might have found life at Stamford Bridge difficult so far, but that hasn't stopped one former Blues great from comparing him to Cristiano Ronaldo.

Since joining Chelsea from Shakhtar Donetsk for £89m in January 2023, Mudryk has flattered to deceive. The Ukrainian winger only managed to bag his first Premier League goal on Monday against Fulham, while his inconsistent performances have seen him struggle to nail down a regular spot in the starting XI.

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Ryan Dabbs
Staff writer

Ryan is a staff writer for FourFourTwo, joining the team full-time in October 2022. He first joined Future in December 2020, working across FourFourTwo, Golf Monthly, Rugby World and Advnture's websites, before eventually earning himself a position with FourFourTwo permanently. After graduating from Cardiff University with a degree in Journalism and Communications, Ryan earned a NCTJ qualification to further develop as a writer while a Trainee News Writer at Future.