Chelsea skipper Terry backing Millwall's Dean for big things

Chelsea captain John Terry is looking forward to facing Brentford defender Harlee Dean in their FA Cup clash.

The Bees defender is carving out a name for himself in West London and admits he has modelled himself on the Chelsea star.

He said: “I’ve always wanted to play against John and to do so is a dream come true.

“He’s my idol and he’s always been my favourite centre-half.

“I model myself on John — not just in tackling but with playing with my heart on my sleeve. I love a tackle and I put my body on the line and that’s exactly how John plays.

“If I had half the career he’s had, I’d be happy. It would be lovely to out-jump John and put one in the back of the net.

“But whether or not it happens is a different thing.”

Terry added: “I see a lot of myself in Harlee.

“It’s going to be nice for us to come up against each other for the first time.”

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