Adrian Durham has rubbished claims that Thomas Tuchel has been ‘good’ at Chelsea within the wake of their FA Cup closing defeat to Leicester on Saturday.
The Blues succumbed to a 1-Zero defeat at Wembley as Youri Tieleman’s surprise strike proved to be the distinction between the perimeters.
Tuchel has steered Chelsea from ninth to fourth since taking up from Frank Lampard in January and has additionally led them to the Champions League closing, however Durham has labelled the Blues boss ‘Frank Lampard with out the enjoyable’ as he criticised his techniques following the cup closing defeat.
“Timo Werner was his ineffective self. I didn’t perceive the staff choice.” Durham advised Drive.
“Alonso, what’s he doing on the pitch? Kepa, what’s he doing in aim? Mendy saves that [Tielemans] shot by the way in which.
“What he was doing with Reece James and Azpilicueta I’ll by no means know. Ziyech was the semi-final hero however that doesn’t imply he has to play within the closing.
“Did he even watch the ultimate final yr? Pulisic was successful it for Chelsea earlier than he bought injured. It was very unusual from Tuchel.
“I noticed an article immediately saying Tuchel has been good at Chelsea, properly has he?
“Relating to the crunch he might need made them higher, however has he been good? I don’t suppose so.”
He added: “He hasn’t sorted his keepers and up entrance their very wasteful.
“He discarded Abraham who wasn’t even on the bench. The midfield, Youri Tielemans ran them ragged while Kante was nameless.
“Thiago Silva was laughinf with Arsenal gamers final week after the defeat and he turned his again for the Leicester aim. There’s so much incorrect with Tuchel and he hasn’t corrected it.”
“His staff choice was pure vanity and sackable vanity. At this second, he’s simply Frank Lampard with out the enjoyable.”