Saul made ” big mistakes ” against Aston villa chelsea manager has quoted during an interview with sky sports after the villa game at stamford bridge.
The transfer deadline day acquisition from Atletico madrid struggle to live up with the premier league intensity after the spanish International is yet to adapt to his new league.
Saul created some half chances for Aston villa in the half which was curtail by the chelsea defence and the spanish International had to be replaced after the first half , with Jorginho coming on to replace the spanish International.
Saul made ” big mistakes ” against Aston villa
After the game , tuchel made the need for the former Atletico madrid man to improve his game following what appeared to be a below par performance when asked by sky sports.
“I had the feeling that he struggled,” Tuchel told Sky Sports. “There were some big mistakes, passing mistakes, and he struggled with the intensity. You could see he isn’t fully adapted.
“It’s completely my responsibility. I had the feeling he could jump in for us and play at that level. I [then] thought it was maybe better to change him, but it doesn’t change anything [about how I see him].”
The head coach later added: “It’s very hard. You can either do it or not do it.
I told him before it was my responsibility if it does not work out for the matter of your life. He struggled a bit, created some half-chances for Aston Villa.”
Chelsea are in mid week action at the bridge when they welcome zenith st petersburg for their champions league opener .