Thomas Tuchel is ‘positive’ that Chelsea could have the chance to begin Romelu Lukaku and Timo Werner collectively for the Blues, insisting that the duo is usually a ‘good match collectively’.
The Chelsea supervisor was requested whether or not he might see Werner lining up alongside Lukaku within the lineup, with the journalist asking whether or not the summer time signing can ‘complement’ the German’s recreation.
Tuchel is actually bought on the prospect of the big-money forwards beginning up high collectively when the state of affairs requires it, which might be barely troublesome to rearrange given the facet’s present formation.
Chelsea sit in a 3-4-2-1 system beneath Tuchel, so the one approach that Werner and Lukaku might begin collectively on this formation could be if Werner featured as one of many two inside forwards.
The Blues ahead loved an identically dominant worldwide break, with Werner and Lukaku each contributing three objectives and an help every for Germany and Belgium respectively.
Werner has been dropped from the beginning lineup since Lukaku returned to the membership, however Tuchel has known as on his compatriot to search out the ‘rhythm, confidence and pleasure’ wanted to get again into the workforce.
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Tuchel is ‘positive’ that alternatives will come for Lukaku and Werner to line up collectively:
“Completely sure to all of your questions. I’m positive that we’ll discover video games and options the place we play with each of them.”
“I believe we did already – play with double strikers, and Timo and Romelu is usually a good match collectively.”
“Timo likes to mess around a reference up entrance and Romelu is clearly our reference up entrance if he performs alone or as a double striker, a tall and bodily participant.”
“A very powerful factor is that he (Timo) finds his rhythm, discover his confidence, finds his pleasure and makes his level and makes his approach into the workforce.”
“The gamers are in cost, to take their place, to struggle for his or her place and as soon as they’ve it to not give it away. That’s the place we’re. We’re very blissful that he scored, we’re very blissful that he performed.”
“From right here on we go. We’ve got, like I mentioned, a squad the place we aren’t too many gamers however we have now gamers with top quality and excessive ambition and Timo is clearly a man that we rely on and it’s completely needed that we have now him on a excessive degree and he may be decisive for us.”
The pair actually have the potential to be a harmful partnership, if Tuchel can discover a approach and the situations to begin each, as he touched on the impression Werner might make subsequent to somebody like Lukaku.
Werner has the lightning-fast tempo and drive to flourish subsequent to a ‘reference up entrance’ like Lukaku, simply think about the one-twos the pair might mess around defences.
After a tense debut season, 25-year-old Werner has constructed some much-needed momentum while away with Germany that at the least warrants him an opportunity to guide the road with Lukaku, as a substitute of taking part in a substitute function to clean up the Blues’ assault late on in matches.