AC Milan striker Olivier Giroud has praised Thomas Tuchel, head coach. The period came in to add more confidence to Chelsea. After taking the job from Frank Lampard,
the German coach. Came in for a job in the middle of the season. At that time, the club were ninth in the Premier League table, with Tuchel helping to turn the “Singha Heo” form back to finish in the top four. He also won the Champions League again.
Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel said their Champions League final opponents Manchester City are the ‘benchmark’ in Europe, but his team will head to the title clash in Istanbul equipped with the confidence that they can beat Pep Guardiola’s side.
Chelsea knocked City out of the FA Cup with a 1-0 win in the semi-finals earlier in the season but Tuchel said that performance does not necessarily give his team the upper hand heading into the Champions League final.
Giroud said: “Tuchel brings a sense of serenity and confidence to the team again with success.”
“When you win games it’s always easier. We build confidence step by step. And based on his 3-4-3 philosophy, with the best players we have. His concept fits the team perfectly.”
” I think we ended the season with strength. In the end, we finished in the top four. And winning the Champions League, what more can you say?”