Youri Tielemans has been compared to Vincent Kompany many times since his debut. Olivier Deschacht rather compares him to Pär Zetterberg. "Youri has the same class, same way of playing and the same intelligence.
Deschacht realises though that Tielemans and Zetterberg don't play on the same position. "But we don't play with a real number "10" anymore like we used to do before", says the oldest player of the team.