Chelsea losing to Manchester City may have favored forgotten Chelsea man in some way
Having spent time last season with Fulham on loan following an injury during under Frank Lampard, Reuben Loftus-Cheek appeared to may have been forgotten amid Thomas Tuchel’s arrival.
But one thing is that Tuchel has always been a fan of the English man as he has mostly likened him to Michael Ballack.
Loftus-Cheek returned from Fulham loan and Tuchel has decided to keep him in the squad which he also gained game time during Chelsea’s weekend game against Manchester City.
Blues may have lost to the Cityzens but Reuben Loftus-Cheek coming on definitely changed the game as Chelsea came more in control of the game as he made several brilliant runs and interceptions.
This is definitely some of the things Thomas Tuchel loves in players, some of the things that has made him liken the player to former Chelsea man, Ballack.
Reuben Loftus-Cheek knows one thing for sure and that’s he has an opportunity more than any other to break into Thomas Tuchel’s starting eleven every match week should he continue impressing and improving.
Tuchel is a manager who is open to constant changes as long as it assures him success, of which dumping a player in the current starting eleven for RLC won’t he an exception.
Following several reports from trusted insiders, it’s believed Thomas Tuchel is weighing up chances of including the 25-year-old against Juventus tomorrow.
The Old Lady is already short two influential talents in Paulo Dybala and Alvaro Morata who were injured during their game over the weekend and Chelsea adding the best forces together will help them attain victory on Wednesday.
Although the decision to start Reuben Loftus-Cheek isn’t confirmed yet but it’s considered strongly under consideration after seeing him impress so much in the trainings.
Chelsea currently sit second on the Group League table and a win against Juve will help them take the lead.