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Tuchel gives a strange reason for Jorginho’s error against Man Utd

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Thomas Tuchel talked about Jorginho’s error and Chelsea’s overall performance against Manchester United on Sunday.

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Thomas Tuchel offered a rather hilarious excuse for Jorginho’s mishap during Chelsea’s Premier League clash against Manchester United.

In an enthralling contest, the Blues missed their opportunity to regain their three-point lead as they shared points with the Red Devils.

Shockingly, the visiting team took the lead as Jadon Sancho took advantage of a blunder from Jorginho which was completely unlike him. However, the Italian redeemed himself by scoring the equalising penalty later in the game.

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After the game, Chelsea boss Tuchel backed his team captain despite a costly mistake. He told the reporters: “He misjudged the situation and I think he was heavily disturbed from the lights. It happens.”

“It takes a lot of courage and personality to not be affected during the match and to have the courage to take the penalty. I am very happy that he did it.”

Tuchel added: “I am absolutely happy with what the players put in. We had so many high ball recoveries, so can we maybe create more chances from this superiority and ball wins? Yes, maybe.”

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“So the energy is right, the quality is right, and the result is the result. Today it wasn’t in our favour. It should’ve been but we have to accept.”