Chelsea coach Thomas Tuchel considers that “anything can happen” in the Champions League final against Manchester City, scheduled for Saturday, at Estádio do Dragão.
“Especially in the final match, anything can happen in every way. The mental approach will have a lot of weight, who handles pressure and small details better. Everything is possible in the final match, it is clear that everything is possible in any direction, and we want to put The luck and fate of this match is on our side, ”the German coach confirmed, in a press conference.
In the past two months, Chelsea have emerged victorious from clashes with City in the Premier League and FA Cup. But in the final accounts, the Londoners, fourth-placed, were 19 points from the champion (67 to 86).
Tuchel indicated that “we have to shorten that distance,” and leave the guarantee: “This is what we will do in 90 minutes in Porto.”
“Experience has helped, but it doesn’t give an advantage. Nevertheless, it helps us arrive with confidence and be very attentive to what it takes to have a chance to beat them, ”said the German, despite considering Manchester City“ the best team in Europe, maybe in the world ”.