Newcastle boss reveals the Tuchel tactics that Newcastle United struggled to deal with

To get news directly on the go, download the Real Chelsea Fans App

Certainly beat Newcastle United 2-0 at Stamford Bridge on Monday night to move into fourth place in the Premier League.

Newcastle United boss Steve Bruce revealed after the game that his team struggled to deal with Thomas Tuchel’s tactics which saw the Blues play with two inside forwards.

Bruce told BBC Sport: “We were excellent in the second half and in the first half we found it very difficult.

“The way they played, the system they had, the two inside forwards – we didn’t deal with it well enough.

“Second half we got to grips with it and we were more aggressive – a lot of positives. First half was very difficult for us.”

About the Author

I eat, sleep and live Chelsea.