Remember the name: Kendry Páez.

The 17-year-old Ecuadorian is gearing up to make a splash in this summer, giving Chelsea a glimpse into their future starlet.

The teenager is already his country's number 10. Future greatness? After the warm-up friendly at Soldier Field, he exchanged jerseys with last night.

Kendry Páez offers an exciting glimpse into Chelsea's future

After turning 18 next summer, the midfielder will head to London to suit up for Chelsea. He'll join fellow countryman Moises Caicedo, who also emerged from Independiente's ranks as a teen.

The precocious midfielder has it all — touch, pace, vision, and a little cheekiness. Blues fans are already raving over the nutmeg he delivered on Abiliceste, leaving his future Chelsea in awe.

How the Ecuador regular continues to rise on the pitch will be something to watch this summer.

Ecuador will face Mexico, , and Venezuela in the opening group stage. Backed by a swathe of premier talent, Ecuador must fancy its chances of equaling its best appearance since 1993's semi-final appearance.

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