Tuchel’s aspect host United concentrating on a win that will elevate them into the highest 4 and inside three factors of the second-placed Purple Devils.
Chelsea are unbeaten in eight video games since Tuchel took cost – however Werner’s goalscoring struggles have not gone away, with the striker having netted simply as soon as in his final 16 Premier League outings.
And the supervisor has admitted his possession-based fashion of soccer might not be working for the Germany star, who fired 34 objectives for RB Leipzig final season.
“Perhaps it’s our fault as a result of we’ve got numerous possession and we push opponent groups very, very deep of their half so areas should not too large,” mentioned Tuchel forward of the go to of United.
“The most important energy of Timo is to assault the area behind the final line so it’s possibly additionally our fault within the dominant recreation that we play within the second, it is rather pure that the areas are closed by the opponents.”
Tuchel admitted Werner was stifled throughout Chelsea’s slender 1-0 victory over Atletico Madrid in midweek.
Against this, United’s defending has been their Achilles heel at occasions this season, and Chelsea have been engaged on learn how to maximise Werner’s menace forward of the showdown.
“A recreation like towards Atletico, is there any group on the market on the earth that may shut areas like Atletico? I do not know,” he mentioned.
“This isn’t precisely the opponent that you simply want for Timo to point out all his expertise, so what’s left for him is to not lose religion and work for the group. We’re reflecting quite a bit about this and dealing quite a bit with him.
“There are additionally options in tight areas to make use of his velocity within the first metres, to make use of his acceleration.
‘However it isn’t simple for him and I can completely see this. It’s why I’m very affected person and really supportive and I consider in his potential and character and naturally his goalscoring expertise.”