Antonio Rudiger has made some statements about words of encouragement from Thomas Tuchel during Man City Vs Chelsea which they won 1-2.
The defender featured for the Blues who won the encounter to move into the 3rd position on the League table after beating Manchester City at the Etihad by 1-2 during the weekend fixtures.
Chelsea were one goal down during their game against the Citizens and Antonio Rudiger have revealed what Thomas Tuchel said to the players before going on for the second half.
The Blues claimed another win against Pep Guardiola’s side after their Emirates FA Cup semi final which they beat them 1-0 and recently their English Premier League encounter.
Goals from Hakim Ziyech and Marco a Alonso ensured Chelsea grabbed a vital win which saw them moving above Leicester City for 3rd position following their lost against Newcastle United.
Read What Rudiger Said Below;
“At half-time, we were still in the game and the coach highlighted that to us,” Rudiger told Chelsea’s official website.
“He wanted us to go out and show spirit, which we did, and we all totally believed that we could turn things around.
“They are a very strong team but they are also human, and there will be times when they make mistakes.
When that happens, you have to be ready to punish them and we did that at the end with our winning goal and it was a great feeling for everyone to get this victory.”
The Blues will face the Citizens once again in the UEFA Champions League final which will take place May 9 as they booked their tickets from beating Real Madrid to move on.
The game is currently being talked about moving to Wembley Stadium due to Coronavirus issues which won’t be making it possible for players to go there and return without isolation for two weeks.