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Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel speaks at a press conference on the eve of his side’s game against Leeds.

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10/12/2021 1:49 pm

Tuchel says it’s always a worry to be without Kante and that it is hoped the Frenchman will return to training on Tuesday.

10/12/2021 1:48 pm

Asked if Kepa’s fine display against Zenit means he might play in the league, Tuchel says the keeper is always in his thoughts and also praises his attitude – but Mendy will play against Leeds.

10/12/2021 1:47 pm

Tuchel says it helped to have a day off before the Zenit game but playing Leeds will involve a game of high intensity and Chelsea must be ready for that. He reiterates that this the reason some players were rested for the Zenit game.

performances and it’s the first time the players have seemed “not ready”. He repeats that it’s giving away the lead four times that has concerned him most. But Tuchel insists there is “no big problem” and that “we will go through this together”.

10/12/2021 1:52 pm

Reece James will start at wing-back tomorrow and another option will be tried in midfield, Tuchel says

10/12/2021 1:52 pm

Reece James will start at wing-back tomorrow and another option will be tried in midfield, Tuchel says.

10/12/2021 1:50 pm

Tuchel reiterates that the recent dip in performances has been about mentality rather than tactics. He says they need to return to their previous level of focus and concentration.

10/12/2021 1:49 pm

Tuchel says it’s always a worry to be without Kante and that it is hoped the Frenchman will return to training on Tuesday.

10/12/2021 1:48 pm

Asked if Kepa’s fine display against Zenit means he might play in the league, Tuchel says the keeper is always in his thoughts and also praises his attitude – but Mendy will play against Leeds.

10/12/2021 1:47 pm

Tuchel says it helped to have a day off before the Zenit game but playing Leeds will involve a game of high intensity and Chelsea must be ready for that. He reiterates that this the reason some players were rested for the Zenit game.

10/12/2021 1:46 pm

“It’s not a moment to worry too much but it’s also not a moment to look away. There is space to improve.”

10/12/2021 1:45 pm

Tuchel says “sometimes a bad experience is necessary” as a reminder of the level the players need to be at. He also adds that Chelsea were somewhat unlucky at times.

10/12/2021 1:43 pm

“The performances are not horrible. There are moments when they are average,” and that’s not good enough when you play for Chelsea, Tuchel says.

10/12/2021 1:42 pm

Tuchel says the past three performances – against Watford, West Ham and Zenit – have not been at the level he expects. “If you have the lead four times in two matches and escape with one point and six goals conceded it’s not the moment to look away and pretend it’s not happening.”

10/12/2021 1:40 pm

Apart from Kovacic, who recently tested positive, Tuchel says the rest of the camp has been Covid-free. He adds that players are “blessed” to still be able to do their jobs and that he personally is not a worrier and tries to stay positive despite the difficult situation, but he understands the concerns people have.

10/12/2021 1:38 pm

Kante, Kovacic and Chalobah miss out again but Jorginho is back in training and is set to “play through pain” on Saturday, Tuchel says.

  • 10/12/2021 1:36 pm

Tuchel has arrived.

10/12/2021 1:32 pm

We’re waiting for Thomas Tuchel, who should arrive shortly.

10/12/2021 1:23 pm

Injury updates expected

Chelsea have a number of injury problems and Tuchel is set to give an update on the likes of N’Golo Kante, Jorginho and Mateo Kovacic, who have been sidelined.

10/12/2021 1:19 pm
Tuchel press conference

Chelsea face Leeds at Stamford Bridge tomorrow and Blues boss Thomas Tuchel is due to speak at a press conference at around 1.30pm this afternoon.

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