Tuchel Reveals Players He Might Not Sign For Chelsea

Chelsea manager, Thomas Tuchel, has admitted that he might not sign players that are yet to take the COVID-19 vaccination.

Tuchel is without N’Golo Kante and Ruben Loftus-Cheek for the Blues’ preseason tour of the US.

Both Kante and Loftus-Cheek are yet to be vaccinated and therefore unable to travel.

The pair were instead in an Under-23 line-up taking on Boreham Wood on Friday.

Tuchel said: “I knew some players who I would also take without vaccination. I have to say. But yes, it is a part of daily life at the moment.”

When pressed on whether a player’s decision over taking the vaccine has come into his thinking, he added: “Yes, it has to.”

Tuchel has already brought in Raheem Sterling and Kalidou Koulibaly from Manchester City and Napoli this summer.

See also  Thomas Tuchel Breaks Silence on His Contract Termination at Chelsea

Leave a Comment