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Ranieri wants stronger Sessegnon

28th December 2018, 13:46 by Alex Jack

Fulham boss Claudio Ranieri has called on Ryan Sessegnon to become stronger if he is to have an impact in the first team going forward.

Having dazzled in the Championship last season, when he was linked with a host of Premier League giants, the 18-year-old has struggled to have the same impact in the top flight.

New Cottagers boss Ranieri believes that if Sessegnon were to work on his strength, the club would see some better performances from the highly-rated winger.

"He needs more experience and to play more. We need to look at what happens when he's on the bench because he's a very good player," the manager told reporters.

"He has to improve his strength because when there's a tackle, he's not so strong. He must understand this and be a little more aggressive. He's young, but is very good."

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Alex Jack is a Yorkshireman with Scottish connections and well versed in a number of sports. A Leeds United supporter, who also enjoys both codes of rugby. Leeds Rhinos is where you can find him in the summer, while Alex is an avid supporter of Scottish rugby union.

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