Thomas Tuchel has noticeably annoyed on the surprisingly clear defeat of the FC Chelsea against Real Madrid and only sees little opportunities for his team. “No. At the moment not, no,” said the 48-year-old after the 1: 3 (1: 2) of the defending champion in the quarter-final first leg on the question of whether the residue is still catching up: “Because we have to find our level, I do not know where it has been since the international room. “
Already in the league, the “blues” had a clear 1: 4 home defeat on Saturday, now they had to accept three goals of the outstanding Karim Benzema (21./24./46.) After partly blatant errors (21./24./46.) Kai Hanctz Only the interim connection (40th).
“That was one of the worst half of the day I’ve seen here at the Stamford Bridge,” Tuchel was disillusioned in departure. “It was not enough for individual and team. We were far from our standards and then you lose games.”
Accordingly, Tuchel expressed himself to the chances. “If things change, maybe,” said the team manager: “But how many clubs in world football could create, three goals difference? How often does it come?” The first half was far from its own standards. The second leg around the semi-final is rising next Tuesday.
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For a reason for the current problems with the blues, Tuchel also looks like in the narrow schedule, which he holds for a “bit worrying” and “not our friend, we fight against it”. Together with Liverpool you can play more often than any other team in Europe. “I was shocked a bit when I saw how many games we play in 2022.”