Tuchel admits major mistake he made in Madrid defeat

Andreas Christensen had a terrible performance against Real Madrid and was subbed off after half-time as a result.

Thomas Tuchel was asked after the 1-3 defeat on if he regrets making the centre-back try to mark Vinicius Jr.: “Yes, my mistake.”

Vinicius gave Chritsenten a very tough time, managing to sneak past him on three occasions. He hit the bar once and assisted Benzema for his goal on the other attempt.

Tuchel: ‘Is the tie still alive? No’

Thomas Tuchel was asked if Chelsea still have a chance to turn things around in Madrid while having two-goal deficit in the second leg.

He replied shortly and bluntly: “No.”

He later clarified: “I worry more about Southampton than Real Madrid for the rest of this week.”

Chelsea will face Madrid on April 12 at the Santiago Bernabeu and clearly, Tuchel is not happy with his team’s performances.

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