#UCL: Jorginho Speaks on the Sacking of Thomas Tuchel
Chelsea’s midfielder, Jorginho has reflected on the club’s decision to terminate Thomas Tuchel’s contract.
The Italian was speaking at a press conference ahead of the Blues UEFA Champions League game against RB Salzburg. According to him, the news of Tuchel’s sack came as a shock to the players.
It was a surprise for everyone. What has been said between the players will stay there. Now, we have games coming. Life is quick, we don’t have much time to think again and again.
He also confirmed that the players are beginning to adapt to life under the new manager, Graham Potter.
A lot has happened. We are adapting to the new coach. We’re very excited to work with him & his staff. It’s been good the first few days. Of course, we had a great time with Thomas. Appreciate everything he did for us, the club, the fans. Now we have a new challenge.
The news of Tuchel’s sack was confirmed on the official website of the Blues on Wednesday, September 7th, 2022. According to reports from the club, the decision to sack the German was a way forward as the new owners look to take the club right in the right direction.