Chelsea tired, Tuchel gives players 2 days off

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Chelsea coach Thomas Tuchel said that his team was hit by fatigue. Therefore, Tuchel will give his players a day off.

Chelsea failed to win during a visit to the headquarters of Brighton & Hove Albion in the Premier League continued, Wednesday (19/1/2022) early morning WIB. The two teams drew 1-1 at the Amex Stadium.

The Blues were actually able to take the lead through Hakim Ziyech in the 28th minute. However, the hosts could equalize through Adam Webster in the 60th minute.

With this draw, Chelsea is in third place in the Premier League standings with 44 points. They are 12 points away from Manchester City at the top.

Chelsea Needs Rest
Tuchel admits that Chelsea’s players are exhausted due to a hectic schedule. Therefore, the players really need a break.

“They really need a break. You could say that’s an excuse or something but like this, look at our schedule,” Tuchel told the club’s official website.

Now that we arrive here, they have more days to prepare, they have a whole week to prepare beforehand.”

Two Days Off
After serving the resistance from Brighton, the Chelsea players will be able to relax a bit. Because, Tuchel will give two days off.

“We’ve been playing since November, a team that plays and plays and plays and plays. We need to recharge and we need to disconnect.”

We will use Friday and Saturday to prepare for Sunday because it is the next game against Tottenham.”

Chelsea Schedule

The Blues will receive a visit from Tottenham at Stamford Bridge on Sunday (23/1/2022) evening WIB.

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Chelsea will face Brighton in the Premier League 2021/22, Wednesday (19/1/2022) early morning WIB. The match at Amex Stadium ended in a 1-1 draw.

Chelsea were actually able to take the lead through Hakim Ziyech in the 28th minute. However, the hosts could equalize through Adam Webster in the 60th minute.

With this draw, Chelsea is in third place in the Premier League standings with 44 points. They are 12 points away from Manchester City at the top.

Must Accept
Tuchel admitted that he was not happy to see his team could only achieve a draw against Brighton. But, he still accepted it.

“We want more, we want to do better, but in the end we have to accept it. OK, we take this draw and we go,” Tuchel told the club’s official website.

“We tried everything, we tried hard, but it’s a certain level of fatigue you can feel.”

Chelsea Exhausted
Tuchel also admitted that his troops were tired so they could not achieve maximum results during a visit to Brighton’s headquarters.

“We are tired mentally and physically and you can see it in our performances. It’s that easy.”