Since joining the Blues for a £22m deal from Rennes, Edouard Mendy settled quickly in English football and kept clean sheets through his opening six games for the Blues.
However, the 28-year-old vows to fight for maintaining his spot with
£71 million record signing,
. He told the club’s official website:
“I fight with Kepa but with Willy as well.
“The coach has said that he needs three strong goalkeepers. We need to be ready and we have to show it to start on the pitch.”
has added on his new German boss, who kept him as No.1 since inheriting the managerial reins in west London.:
“The coach gives confidence to all the players. We know what he wants so when we are on the pitch, we have to show why he has chosen us.
“He is very expressive and he shows when he likes something. When you do well on the pitch, every day at training and in the games, he pushes you. He stays positive but he also shows his determination, which is good for me and the team.”