Chelsea and Tuchel sign new contract
Posted On June 5, 2021
The duo of Olivier Giroud and Thiago Silva is not the only one to extend the contract. The same situation applies to their coach Thomas Tuchel, because the Blues gave him a new one. Under contract, he will stay at Stamford Bridge until 2024.
Tuchel replaced Frank Lampard at Chelsea in January and has played a huge role in the development of the club so far.
He helped Chelsea return to the top four of the Premier League after falling to ninth under Frank Lampard.
Tuchel also helped the Blues win their second UCL trophy. Manchester City a few days ago.
In addition, he led the Blues to the FA Cup final, even though they lost to Leicester City.
His achievements in less than a year prompted the Blues to extend his contract.
Chelsea said in an official statement that the reason for the contract extension was Tuchel’s outstanding performance in just six months. In the end, the club won their second Champions League championship under the leadership of the Germans.
“The club is pleased to confirm that Thomas Tuchel’s contract has been extended for two years after our victory in the Champions League, as he agreed when he joined the club,” read part of it.