Tuchel opens up on Christensen’s Chelsea absence and admits it’s not first time

Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel has revealed the FA Cup final was not the first time Andreas Christensen pulled out of his squad at short notice. The 26-year-old Blues defender made himself unavailable for Wembley date with Liverpool, which they lost 6-5 in a nail-biting penalty shootout. Getty Christensen did not want to be involved in […]

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Tsimikas reveals FA Cup-winning penalty was his ‘first one’ and pleads for Salah stay

FA Cup shootout hero Kostas Tsimikas has told talkSPORT his penalty that clinched the trophy for Liverpool was the first of his career. The Greek fullback was an extra-time substitute for Jurgen Klopp, and proved to be an unexpected match-winner. Getty Tsimikas sent Mendy the wrong way Getty And then the celebrations began The game […]

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Tuchel says ‘luck was on Liverpool’s side’ against ‘underdogs’ Chelsea

Thomas Tuchel has said ‘luck was on Liverpool’s side’ as Chelsea suffered a second cup final defeat in four months to the Reds, but the Blues lack of trophies has been labelled ‘disgraceful’. Chelsea lost the FA Cup final to Liverpool on penalties at Wembley in a repeat of their Carabao Cup heartbreak back in […]

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FA Cup final LIVE: Kovacic a major doubt for Chelsea as Liverpool lose key man

Chelsea and Liverpool will clash in the FA Cup final at Wembley this evening. There’s set to be a new name on the famous trophy this season after holders Leicester were eliminated by Nottingham Forest in the fourth round. Premier League heavyweights Chelsea and Liverpool have navigated the historic tournament to reach the showpiece match this Saturday. […]

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Sahin played for Klopp and Tuchel who both influenced his coaching decision

Nuri Sahin’s career in coaching looks certain to be one to keep an eye on, and it might not have happened without former managers Jurgen Klopp and Thomas Tuchel. The ex-Borussia Dortmund, Liverpool and Real Madrid midfielder has had an incredible start to life in management at Turkish side Antalyaspor, with his path similar to […]

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Chelsea’s Cesar Azpilicueta seeking revenge against Liverpool in FA Cup final

Cesar Azpilicueta is hoping to use Chelsea’s Carabao Cup disappointment as fuel when they face Liverpool in the FA Cup final. Thomas Tuchel’s side have already faced the Reds in one showpiece event this term, in a match that saw them miss out on the trophy after losing 11-10 on penalties at Wembley. Getty Azpilicueta […]

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Mahrez reaches out to Musk and billionaire Twitter owner appears to grant wish

Manchester City winger Riyad Mahrez asked Twitter owner Elon Musk for help and it appears he got what he wanted. The Algeria international sent a light-hearted tweet on Monday to the billionaire requesting the return of his verified status on the social media platform. Getty Mahrez was seeking a blue Twitter verification tick on his […]

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‘Sad’ to see Lukaku fall at Chelsea with striker ‘killing his own confidence’

Romelu Lukaku has earned the sympathy of former Chelsea defender Mario Melchiot who is ‘sad’ to see the club’s record signing ‘killing his own confidence’. The £97.3million man has become a bit part player for Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel in recent months, with his last two starts only coming against lower-league opponents. getty Lukaku can’t […]

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Thomas Tuchel wants ‘huge’ FA Cup win with Chelsea out to get revenge on Liverpool

Thomas Tuchel has told talkSPORT that Chelsea’s 2-0 FA Cup semi-final win over Crystal Palace will help the Blues recover from their Champions League heartbreak and set them up for a chance at revenge against Liverpool. Goals from Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Mason Mount sent Chelsea on their way to a 16th FA Cup final appearance, […]

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Jurgen Klopp celebrates ‘absolutely incredible’ FA Cup victory with Liverpool fans

Jurgen Klopp has never had much time for the FA Cup, but this season things are ‘special,’ and he made sure the travelling Liverpool supporters at Wembley knew. Klopp’s fist bumps to the Anfield Kop end have become a trademark, but at Wembley today there were plenty of nerves that they wouldn’t arrive. Getty Liverpool […]

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