Axel Tuanzebe says John Terry has performed a key position in his growth throughout his second mortgage spell at Aston Villa.
The Manchester United prospect, who turned 21 on Wednesday, has made 16 appearances for Villa this season and stored his place within the aspect regardless of the departure of supervisor Steve Bruce final month.
Dean Smith was named as the previous United defender’s alternative, with Terry his assistant, and Tuanzebe says the previous Chelsea captain is available with useful recommendation.
“I’ve a superb relationship with John,” he advised manutd.com.
“He helps me so much daily and repeatedly offers me tips about how you can enhance my sport.
“He’s all the time out there for once I want him and gives himself to assist me and the workforce.”
Villa have received three and misplaced two since Smith took the reins at Villa Park, with Tuanzebe enjoying each minute.
And the defender says the expertise is standing him in good stead for reaching his final goal of enjoying for the primary workforce at Outdated Trafford.
“The brand new supervisor and his workforce have been nice with me,” he defined.
“They’ve proven religion in me by giving me the chance to play in such a disciplined place.
“So I’m actually grateful as a result of I really feel like I’m bettering beneath his steering. We wish to hold the shape and excessive power going!
“Villa is a tremendous membership full of wonderful individuals so, for me, the journey has been constructive.
“I really feel like it’s going to solely enhance and hopefully lead me again to Manchester, the place I’ll wish to play week in and week out.”
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