Tuchel remains cautious, criticism is raining down on two star recruits

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“We’re very happy with this away result, but it’s only halfway there.” Asked to react to the 2-0 victory of his own against Porto in the quarter-final first leg of the Champions League, the German coach of Chelsea Thomas Tuchel was cautious. His team quietly won after a controlled match thanks to goals from Mason Mount and Ben Chilwell.


Havertz and Werner under fire from critics

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Kai Havertz and Timo Werner are having a complicated season Credit Photo – Icon Sport

However, the English press continues to criticize two star recruits of the offseason, Kai Havertz and Timo Werner, in great difficulty since the start of the season. The Sun gives them each the worst mark of the day for a Chelsea player, 4/10. “We sometimes forgot that Werner was in the field,” writes the newspaper. Same story with the Daily Mail for which “the two players disappoint once again”.


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