Thomas Tuchel has reportedly dropped Romelu Lukaku from Chelsea's team list ahead of the Premier League against Liverpool at Stamford Bridge today ( January 2nd, 2022)
BBC Sports confirmed the news on its website on Sunday, January 2nd, 2022. Lukaku has been at the centre of the attention for bad reasons since he interviewed with Sky Sports about three weeks ago.
Thomas Tuchel however downplayed the situation in his press conference ahead of the crunch game against Liverpool. The German said, Chelsea does not need this type of attention but he promises to deal with situation behind closed doors.
Chelsea and Liverpool will go out for a win when they were at the Bridge, anything less than a defeat will a huge step for Manchester City to retain the league title