It is never a good sight seeing a player walk the pitch with an injury. So for Thomas Tuchel and chelsea last night, the unfortunate injury that saw Romelu Lukaku and Timo Werner get the field in the first half of the game against Malmo must have been hard to take.
OPINION: Werner Should've Shown Tuchel A Bit More Respect With His Comment After Scoring For Germany
It is no secret that Timo Werner's time at Chelsea has been full of ups and downs. The Germany International has struggled to live up to expectations at the London club. It is not as if he's been terrible when ever he plays, far from it.
Chelsea is on fire, and they don't appear to be missing any of their injured stars. They will host Southampton in the League Cup after their 7-0 win against Norwich City in the Premier League. The Blues have won four games in a row, and their confidence should be high following their massive win on Saturday, which gave them their third consecutive clean sheet.
The Blues were able to bounce back to winning ways in the UEFA Champions League after securing a well deserved 4-0 Victory over Malmö FF. The trumping of their opponent was a morale-booster for Thomas Tuchel and his men, but it didn't come free. Chelsea won the match in style, but it came with quite an expensive price.
Although he scored Chelsea’s winning goal against Southampton, Timo Werner has been very unlucky since he arrived in the Premier League. Timo Werner scored twice against Southampton today, but only one of his goals was allowed. His first half goal was ruled out because of a foul committed by Cesar Azpilicueta before the German striker headed in Hudson-Odoi’s cross.
As Chelsea prepares to face Juventus in their second UEFA Champions League group game of the season on Wednesday evening, it's difficult not to draw parallels between a past Chelsea striker and a current one. On the 27th of September, four years ago, the Blues won a historic 2-1 away match against Atletico Madrid at the brand-new Wanda Metropolitano.
Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel has claimed that Romelu Lukaku's current goal drought does not concern him since he is still contributing to the attacking play by being selfless. Tuchel believed that the offensive combination of Romelu Lukaku and Timo Werner were left alone during Chelsea's 1-0 win over Brentford because the squad was preoccupied defending for the duration of the game.
Chelsea football club welcomed Norwich city to the Stamford bridge staduim on Saturday afternoon in a highly anticipated premier game. The champions of Europe were without both Strikers Romelu Lukaku and Timo Werner and needed to pull off a big performance to defeat a Norwich side that were looking for their first league win of the season.
Chelsea and German international Timo Werner had a fulfilled day while on duty for his national team, in their world cup qualifier game against North Macedonia. The 25 year old striker scored a second half brace, as Germany booked their place in next year's world cup tournament in Qatar, making them the first European team to qualify.
Since Thomas Tuchel's arrival as the manager of Chelsea, he's had a successful stint, but one full of chellenges. Something he has done differently, compared to previous managers is the way he maximizes his team's strength and work on it's weaknesses. When Tuchel arrived at Chelsea, he inherited a lot of players with the flop tag.
Following the transfer of ownership of Newcastle United, several names have been linked to the team. Recall that Newcastle United's new owners are reported worth 320 Billion Pounds. However, a recent report indicates that Newcastle is interested in signing Chelsea's striker, Timo Werner.
Chelsea football club will play Norwich city this weekend without a recognized striker for the first time this season after Romelu Lukaku and Timo Werner went off injured in the midweek game against Malmo. The two key forwards left the pitch in the first half and from all indications they might be out for some couple of weeks, it means Thomas Tuchel and his staff have to cope in their absence.
Chelsea pulled off an impressive performance against Southampton on Saturday in order to come back to winning ways again. Thomas Tuchel's invincibility turned slightly sour at Stamford Bridge over the past week, with back-to-back 1-0 losses taking the shine off our good start to the season. Chelsea lost to City and also lost to Juventus at Turin.
Chelsea football club won 4-0 at home against Malmo in the Champions League, but were dealt two major blows when both striker Romelu Lukaku and Timo Werner were forced off in the first half with injuries. Romelu Lukaku and Timo Werner are Chelsea's only strikers and their absence shows that Kai Havertz will get back to center forward position.
A double blow hit Thomas Tuchel’s side in yesterday's game against Malmo as Timo Werner and Romelu Lukaku got injured. Image via Chelsea Place According to Thomas Tuchel, the players are likely to be out for quite a long time. He was quoted as saying, "We have a twist of the ankle with Romelu Lukaku.
Chelsea football club was hit by injury crisis in their last outing as both Romelu Lukaku and Timo Werner limped off injured in the first half, the absence of the two strikers leaves Chelsea without a recognized center forward ahead of their weekend game against Norwich city. The coach Thomas Tuchel will have to look inward for an answer and their is no one better than the silky German Kai Havertz.
If Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel can find a way for Timo Werner and Romelu Lukaku to click, it could take Chelsea to the next level. Werner is in excellent form after scoring seven goals in his last eight starts for club and country but the dilemma facing Tuchel is where best to use the German international.
Chelsea are interested in signing Lorenzo Insigne on a free transfer and could sell Timo Werner and Hakim Ziyech to make way for the Italian, according to several reports in England. Insigne’s contract with the Parthenopeans expires at the end of the campaign and he is far from reaching an agreement with his club.
Chelsea head coach Thomas Tuchel was allowed to sign Lukaku from Inter in the summer transfer. Since then, he is been rotating players in the attack to know who fits in best with the Lukaku style of play. Chelsea is believed to be the club with the highest squad depth in the premier league this season with new talents such as Loftus-Cheek and Ross Barkley coming up every day.
Chelsea strikers Romelu Lukaku and Timo Werner had to be subbed off in the first-half of the Champions League clash against Malmo. Lukaku got off injured after 20 minutes after a tackle in the penalty box. The Belgian won a penalty for the team but had to leave immediately after as he seemed to have twisted his ankle.