Tuchel straight to operate at Chelsea as he takes training ahead of Wolves clash
A new chapter in Thomas Tuchel’s career starts on Wednesday night as he takes charge of Chelsea for the very first time.
Little over 24 hours after being designated, Tuchel’s side are bidding to get their campaign back on track as they host Wolves at Stamford Bridge at 6pm – a match you can follow survive on talkSPORT.
Tuchel, who changed Frank Lampard at the helm after the Stamford Bridge icon was dismissed previously today, has been set the task of getting Chelsea’s summer recruits firing in what has actually been a difficult season up until now.
Kai Havertz and Timo Werner have struggled to state the least and fellow German Tuchel has been brought into to trigger the indisputably talented straw men into equipment.
And Tuchel wasted no time in getting to grips with his new job soon after his consultation was verified by the west London club.
Photos and a short clip of his first training session at Chelsea’s Cobham complex have actually been posted by the club.
The 47-year-old has actually signed an initial 18-month agreement to end up being the 15th supervisor of owner Roman Abramovich’s tenure and his instant task will be to reverse the fortunes of a group who have lost five of their last 8 Premier League video games and lie in 10th location in the table.
” I wish to thank Chelsea for their self-confidence in me and my personnel,” Tuchel, who took his very first training session on Tuesday night, told Chelsea’s official club website.
” All of us have the greatest respect for Frank Lampard’s work and the tradition he created at Chelsea.
” At the exact same time I can not wait to satisfy my brand-new team and compete in the most exciting league in football.
” I am grateful to now belong to the Chelsea family – it feels incredible.”
Tuchel led PSG to the 2020 Champions League last, however was sacked by the French giants in December
Chelsea owner Abramovich is understood to believe Tuchel’s experience in managing significant egos and skills like Neymar and Kylian Mbappe will allow him to hit the ground running with the Blues.