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Chelsea Player Has Sean Dyche’s Face On His Shin Pads And It’s Incredible

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Chelsea Player Has Sean Dyche’s Face On His Shin Pads And It’s Incredible

A Chelsea player has shin pads that have Sean Dyche's face on it -- and no, we're not even making this up.

George Nunn has taken to Instagram to post about his Chelsea-themed pads, which features the Burnley manager showing off a cheeky smile and an inspiring quote: "What I expect is maximum effort."

According to the 17-year-old, the reason he has the 47-year-old Englishman on his pads is due to an ongoing joke that his dad looks like Dyche.

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"My dad was never really big on football but he does look like Sean Dyche, which has become a bit of a long-standing joke between us," he explained (via the Sun).

"He even started sending pictures of him to me before every game as a sort of good luck message, which I know sounds a bit weird.

"My phone would go off in the changing room at Crewe and it would be a picture of Sean Dyche.

Credit: PA/Instagram
Credit: PA/Instagram
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"Now, instead of him messaging me all the time, I have Dyche's face on my shin pads!"

The Chelsea youth product, who joined from Crewe Alexandra, signed his first professional contract with the club this week.

"It's a great moment to spend with my family and I was happy they were all there when I signed," he said (via the Sun).

"I came from League Two, but I've settled in now and ready to kick on."

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Featured Image Credit: PA

Topics: Football News, Chelsea, Football, Sean Dyche

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