Browsing: Thomas Tuchel

Chelsea’s ideal left-back candidate has been hampered by a strained relationship with Thomas Tuchel. Layvin Kurzawa has only appeared in one game for PSG this season and could be the perfect solution to Chelsea’s left-back problems, but his strained relationship with Thomas Tuchel could prove a stumbling block. Chelsea’s hopes of signing their first-choice left-back this month may be dashed due to the player’s previous strained relationship with Thomas Tuchel. The Blues are considering a move for Paris Saint-Germain defender Layvin Kurzawa, who has made only a few appearances this season for the French giants. Chelsea are in desperate need…

After winning the FA Cup, Thomas Tuchel has five Chelsea players ready for the Premier League. Chelsea started their FA Cup campaign with a comfortable win over non-league Chesterfield, but five players stood out for Thomas Tuchel’s rampant side. Chelsea cruised into the FA Fourth Round with a 5-1 victory over Chesterfield from the National League. Despite giving debuts to academy star Lewis Hall and third-choice goalkeeper Marcus Bettinelli, Thomas Tuchel named a strong starting eleven against Derbyshire. Timo Werner’s sixth-minute tap-in gave Chelsea the perfect start, before Callum Hudson-Odoi’s brilliant 25-yard effort, Romelu Lukaku’s sweeping finish, and Andreas Christensen’s…

Chelsea’s last FA Cup third-round defeat occurred before the invention of Google. Chelsea advanced to the FA Cup fourth round for the 24th time in a row after defeating Chesterfield 5-1 at Stamford Bridge, and their most recent third-round defeat predates Google itself. Chelsea fans in 1991 would not have been able to Google their humiliating FA Cup third-round exit to Oxford United. That’s because the infamous internet search engine was not even on our screens when the Blues failed to advance past the fourth round of the previous competition. Chelsea fans were able to tweet, read, and, of course,…

Chelsea pal Antonio Rudiger’s ‘chat’ with Eden Hazard about a Real Madrid transfer Real Madrid appear to have the upper hand in luring Antonio Rudiger to Spain, as former Chelsea teammate Eden Hazard has been in contact with the German about a move. Antonio Rudiger’s time at Chelsea appears to be coming to an end, and the German is now in talks about his next move with former teammate Eden Hazard. Since Thomas Tuchel replaced Frank Lampard a year ago, Rudiger has been one of Thomas Tuchel’s standout defenders, and the 28-year-old has consistently been one of the best centre-backs…