Thomas Tuchel side did an excellent job before the international break, as they remain top of the Premier League table before the break. The Blues are the first Premier League side to win 5 matches in 7 Premier League games this season, they have only conceded once in open play against Manchester City.
The German tactician won two European titles for Chelsea, the UEFA Champions League title, UEFA Super Cup and 3 Chelsea players received UEFA award : Edouard Mendy, Jorginho and Ngolo Kante and Thomas Tuchel won the UEFA Mens Coach of the year. Chelsea excellent start to the season was halted by their first lost of the to defending Champions Manchester City, as this could be a message to other teams as regard their preparedness to defend the Premier League title this season.
2 Things that could happen to Reece James as he return to training after the international break.
1. Reece James has being sensational for the Blues since the arrival of Thomas Tuchel, the Englishman has being a regular starter in Thomas Tuchel team. He scored against Arsenal in the Premier League this season and he also have an assist. James was substituted against Manchester City after picking up an injury in the first half. Injury experts analysis of Reece James shows that he could return to the squad in 4 - 6 weeks . The international break is another time for the Englishman to recover fully, his return to Chelsea backline could strengthen the Blues as he return to action.
2. James return could give Tuchel good defensive option to face bigger teams in the Premier League.
James who showed his excellent defending qualities against Manchester City in the UEFA Champions League final and other games as he silent his opponent with his pace and energy, mostly playing as a wing back in Tuchel's tactical formation.
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