Chelsea has finally confirmed the appointment of former Paris Saint-Germain manager Thomas Tuchel as their new head coach. The German-born coach was confirmed recently.
Chelsea Comfrims Thomas Tuchel as New Head Coach
The Blues announced in a statement released on Tuesday. Frank Lampard was sacked on Monday after 18 months in charge of the club.
Lampard left Chelsea in the ninth-place position in the Premier League table with 12 points off leaders Manchester City and 11 off second-place Manchester United.
Thomas Tuchel was sacked by Paris Saint-Germain early this month, and he has been out of work for one month now. Tuchel spoke about the former Chelsea manager Frank Lampard, and he said: “I would like to thank Chelsea for their confidence in me and my staff.”
“We all have the greatest respect for Frank Lampard’s work and the legacy he created at Chelsea. At the same time, I cannot wait to meet my new team and compete in the most exciting league in football.” “I am grateful to now be part of the Chelsea family – it feels amazing!’
The 47-year-old got more fame after reaching the Uefa Champions League final with Paris Saint-Germain which they lost to Bayern Munich. Frank Lampard left Chelsea with a record, and he is the coach with the worst points-per-game ratio Chelsea has ever had.