Chelsea did not allow a real scorchance in the game against Lille and played at the fifth time in the seventh Champions League game. “It would be better with foreigners! We have a white vest again,” said German coaches in the interview with “BT” with regard to the policy change in home achieved matches.
Despite the strong defensive (“It was hard work, not to allow opportunities”), the coach was not completely satisfied with the performance of his team. “We were a bit passive and stood too deep and we had problems in their own possession”, smashed cloth, which could cheer the leadership through Kai Havertz early (8.). The coach praised the mentality of the former Leverkusener (“Kai works incredibly much, is not too bad for defensive work”) and was at all with the attitude of his players agree, “We believed in us, fought and a very nicely outlined second goal achieved. “
The marked Christian Pulisic after a worth seeing sole on N’Golo Kanté (63.) and creates a good starting position for the second leg for Chelsea even without the new away rule.