Last Updated: Sat, 15 Jun 2013 12:08
New Chelsea signing Andre Schurrle is aiming to establish himself as a regular in the side after securing a move from Bayer Leverkusen.
Schurrle was confirmed as the first new face to join the west London club on Friday afternoon, with Jose Mourinho wasting no time shaping his squad.
The Germany international admits that he has been dreaming of a move to the Premier League and hopes that he can help the Blues lift some silverware.
The 22-year-old insists that he does not fear suffering the same fate as his compatriot Marko Marin, who joined the club last summer but has failed to make an impression and spent the majority of the term rooted to the bench.
Schurrle said: "I first met Jose Mourinho at Michael Ballack's farewell game in Leipzig last week.
"We met before the game, he shook my hand and told me 'Everything has gone through, and you are my player'. That was a wonderful feeling.
"I don't fear suffering the same fate as Marko and just being a replacement. I will try to make my way at Chelsea."
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