As a result of variation in nationality, race, ethnicity, region, languages, etc, the correct pronunciation of players' names in football can be sometimes difficult except if someone learned it.
Meanwhile, several fans around the world find it hard to pronounce some of these player's names. These supporters also wondered at the way English commentators pronounced their names during matchdays like Con-tay instead of Kan-te.
photo credits: Chelsea News via Twitter
César Azpilicueta – Az-pilly-kwetta
N'Golo Kanté – Con-tay
Christian Pulišić – Police-sick
Antonio Rüdiger – Roo-digger
Saúl Ñíguez – Sa-ool Nyee-geth
Thiago Silva – Chee-ah-go
Hakim Ziyech – Zee-eck
Thomas Tuchel – Too-khel
Nonetheless, Chelsea will be focused on their forthcoming game against Manchester City at Stamford Bridge this Saturday as the hunt for the EPL title continues.
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