Premier League News: Chelsea lost to Charlotte FC in their second game of pre-season and Thomas Tuchel criticized his team’s performance, especially in the final third.
After a 1-1 draw, the Blues lost 5-3 on penalties against the MLS side, with Conor Gallagher missing the decisive shot for the West London club.
In normal time, Christian Pulisic opened the scoring for Chelsea but they were unable to add to their lead after Daniel Rios equalized from the penalty spot on Saturday. injury time.
After the match, which was held at the Bank of America Stadium, Thomas Tuchel said he was surprised by his team’s performance in the last 20 meters. He also regretted the lack of hunger and work ethic of his players.
“In general, I would say we played a good first half but unfortunately, only 80 meters from the pitch,” said Tuchel.
“The last 20 meters from the pitch was not good enough, even in the first half. We found a lot of space to accelerate and penetrate the box, but we struggled with our decision-making and precision in the last 20 metres.
“It’s simply not good enough for the work ethic and quality we showed in the first 80 meters of the pitch and the amount of space we had, and the amount of attack we created, there weren’t enough clear chances and passes in the last 20 metres.”
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