What a match as Thomas Tuchel did 2 things differently compared to the previous match against Manchester United, with a one goal different against Watford, 2-1.
The crucial match between Watford and Chelsea has been anticipated by fans because it could determine the team that would top the English Premier League table on matchday 14.
Note that many football followers are also looking forward to how Thomas Tuchel and his team will perform following the draw against Manchester United at Stamford bridge.
Well, a second look at the game shows that Thomas Tuchel has made noticeable changes compared to the last game. Hence, this article will be sharing two things Thomas Tuchel did differently in the first half! Take a look!
1. Tuchel handed Saul Niguez his second EPL start for Chelsea.
Following the reactions of fans, Saul Niguez finally starts his second EPL game for Chelsea. Even though he has been linked away from Chelsea, Thomas Tuchel’s decision to start a crucial match against Watford shows he trusts him. Recall that the last time Saul started an EPL match for Chelsea was against Aston Villa.
2. Two Of Chelsea’s Substitutes Against Manchester United starts against Watford.
Pulisic and Mason Mount started against Watford. Recall that they were substitutes against Manchester, and they impressed in the latter stages of that game.
Therefore, Thomas Tuchel has rewarded these two players by starting them. Note that this is Pulisic’s second EPL start of the season.