Thomas Tuchel says Kai Havertz has given him a variety headache forward of Chelsea’s Champions League semi-final second leg conflict in opposition to Actual Madrid.
The Germany midfielder scored twice with two scientific finishes within the Blues’ 2-Zero win over Fulham on Saturday.
Havertz was a 66th-minute substitute in a 1-1 first leg draw with Actual Madrid – and shall be pushing for a begin within the second match at Stamford Bridge in 4 days’ time.
Requested if Havertz had given him a variety headache, Chelsea boss Tuchel instructed talkSPORT: “Yeah, in fact.
“That is what we’d like. It’s not potential that you understand your line-up for a Champions League semi-final on the Saturday earlier than.
“I need to do my determination on Tuesday and that is a part of the efficiency right now that the fellows who got here in don’t decide it and play with possibly an perspective with, ‘now I play, however I wished to play final Tuesday’.
“No, they got here in and confirmed and gave me one thing to consider. That’s the perfect scenario we are able to have.”
Chelsea are actually six factors away from fifth-placed West Ham, who play Burnley on Monday.
Tuchel has admitted the victory over Fulham is an enormous step within the Blues’ pursuit of a prime 4 spot.
He stated: “For me, it has an enormous affect, for us it has an enormous affect to not stumble right now in-between two large matches.
“To reach on Wednesday and having that sport off our shoulders and nothing to fret about and nothing to be unhappy about.
“That is an important factor as a result of we’re within the race for the highest 4, each match is essential and the final house sport was a draw, so it wasn’t too simple and I’m proud of this consequence.”