Tuchel hints he may drop plans for Koonde as Chalobah continues to be hot.
Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel has confessed that the club may not be sleeping on their plans to re-sign Sevilla defender Jules Koonde after seeing Trevoh Chalobah. can step up to become a real big player
last summer Negotiations between the two clubs have escalated after the Frenchman’s side confirmed they would only release a key player after receiving a £70million inject fee,
while Chelsea decided to turn it down and give the player a chance. Instead, Chalobah did not disappoint, making 10 appearances in all competitions. Ready to receive a new contract from the agency already
“I think every market You always have to reevaluate the team,” Tuchel said at a news conference. “You can’t say what we want in the summer we will do it in the winter. or what we need in the winter market We will do it next summer. It’s not like that at all.”
“Your opinion has changed. The player has changed There has been a development in terms of booking as a unity. You have created an atmosphere. Who do you see the most reliable? And these relationships are built.”
“So you can’t say what we tried in the summer and it didn’t happen. So we will definitely try again in winter. Sometimes it’s like this If we see that there are still the same needs. But obviously Trevoh is here with us now and he deserves his chance. It doesn’t matter if we can sign another central defender or not. But he stepped up to help us.”
“He had to carry more responsibility on his shoulders. And he was able to handle it in a very impressive way. This is a situation that affects our next decision.”