Chelsea officials are said to be disappointed after their former Head Coach, Thomas Tuchel, publicly targeted one of her current employees.
Tuchel was appointed to replace Julian Nagelsmann as coach on Friday, in one of the most unexpected developments. He has been given a contract for two and a half years.
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This is his first job since Chelsea fired him six months ago. On Monday, the Champions League-winning manager is expected to hit the ground running.
Arno Michels and Zsolt Low, his long-term assistants, are expected to join him. Tuchel confirmed that the news of Bayern’s appointment surprised everyone.
Bayern Munich has made an offer for the Blues’ assistant coach.
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Tuchel is interested in the Chelsea duo
Apart from Barry, it has been reported that Tuchel could persuade the Bavarians to make summer moves for Mateo Kovacic and Edouard Mendy.
🚨 Chelsea are braced for a battle to keep hold of highly-rated coach Anthony Barry after Thomas Tuchel agreed a return to management with Bayern Munich.
It is not known whether or not Barry would be interested in joining Tuchel at Bayern or even if Chelsea would allow their… pic.twitter.com/a4MbrUCOvU
— Chelsea Dodgers 🧢 (@TheBlueDodger) March 24, 2023
Without a doubt, players like Kovacic and Mendy were among Tuchel’s most trusted at Stamford Bridge during his reign.