Since joining the London club, German Werner has been on the pitch in 42 games and scored 10 goals.
Hired this season with great expectations, Timo Werner has not yet managed to put into practice the good time he lived at RB Leipzig, which made Chelsea invest just over 57 million dollars. So far, a lot of lost goals that the Blues wouldn’t have to miss.
For the first game of the semifinals of the UEFA Champions League Against Real Madrid, at the Alfredo Di Stéfano Stadium, the German wasted three times. The occasions, one of which was clear, made the coach Thomas Tuchel criticize the performance of the center forward.
“He lost a very good opportunity against West Ham and now a very clear one against Real Madrid. That does not help. In any case, nothing helps them lament for him all the time,” said the coach.
“We are sad and angry now, this is normal. He is sad, angry and disappointed, but tomorrow (for today) he has a day off and the next day he must raise his head. He is working hard and he will not stop believing.” I don’t think we are pointing a finger at him, “he concluded.
Since arriving at Chelsea, Timo Werner He has taken the field in 42 games and has scored 10 goals. For him RB Leipzig, in his last season, the forward had the best performance of his career, 34 games and 28 goals.
With a 1-1 draw in Spain, next week the 0-0 qualify for the Chelsea for another end of the Champions League. Whoever wins by any score will also be in the decision.
Before facing the Real Madrid, the Blues will have a bet on the Premier League. On Saturday (1), at Stamford Bridge, they face Fulham.