Tuchel explains why he started Alonso ahead of Chilwell for FA Cup final against Leicester

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Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel started Marcos Alonso at left wing-back ahead of Ben Chilwell for the FA Cup final against Leicester City.

Explaining his decision, Tuchel said: “There are some guys who feel hurt at the moment and have the chance to come from the bench and make a huge impact.

“We go for Marcos today for a bit more height and stability at set-pieces and a bit more experience.”

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