Tuchel’s Chelsea lost first final – Leicester to the moon
Tuchel’s Chelsea lost the first final against Leicester. In the final game of the FA Cup, Leicester was better than Chelsea.
Same strategy from Thomas
German coach was ready. They won the first final under Tuchel against Manchester City. Chelsea players were way better than Guardiola in that match. Unfortunately to Chelsea fans, the team could not show real face and progress in the final match of the FA CUP. Tuchel started the match with Kante in the midfield. French midfield was everywhere but he could not keep up with the pace of the Leicester attacking line. Jamie Vardy and Iheanacho were unstoppable in the attacking. Yes, Leicester had only one shot on target but the attacking line of the team did everything to control the ball and create many attacking option.
Leicester scored a goal in the start of the second half. After an assist from Thomas, Tielemans opened the score-line and gave a lead to the team. Leicester decided to look after the defensive line and started defending well. Chelsea had only 20 minutes left to react to conceding a goal. It seems that Tuchel was not ready for this kind of progression of the game.
Last minute offside
Chelsea started crosses and they were creating attacking options. London team fans were ready for a goal from Tuchel’s team. It was visible that Chelsea was ready for a goal. In the final of the match, Chelsea scored a goal and equalized the match. In just a few minutes, the referee pointed to the VAR TV station. He went on TV and re-checked Chelsea’s attacking chance of Chelsea. He found that Chelsea’s player was in the offside, so the VAR system disallowed the goal. Tuchel could not believe it and it was visible that Chelsea players gave up on the FA CUP Title.