Pulisic could "unlock the US as a soccer market"

28 June 2019

Photo: Getty Images Christian Pulisic of the United States during a 2019 CONCACAF Gold Cup group D match between the United States and Trinidad & Tobago. The Chelsea-player might have a big impact on a commercial basis for Chelsea in the difficult US market.

Commercially, Pulisic will quickly replace Hazard, believes expert.

US is a "star-led" market and Pulisic will be the next big thing in US soccer.

Henrik Lønne loenne@offthepitch.com

While Christian Pulisic may not be as brash or flashy as a Paul Pogba, Conrad Wiacek, head of sponsorship at Sportcal, a GlobalData company, explained to offthepitch.com that he believes that the potential is there for Christian Pulisic to really unlock the US as a soccer market, and if successful, Chelsea could reap great rewards from it.

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