Chelsea edged past Porto in the Quarterfinals to book a place in the Semifinals of this year’s competition. The last time Chelsea managed to get to this stage in the Champions league was in 2014. Thomas Tuchel has done a brilliant job since he took over at Stamford Bridge. The German manager has a good chance to win both the Champions League and the FA Cup this season.
It wouldn’t be surprising to see Thomas Tuchel take Chelsea to the final of the Champions League. During his last full season at PSG, Thomas Tuchel got into the final of the competition but lost out to German Champions, Bayern Munich.
However, it’s going to be a difficult one for Chelsea as they are set to play against Real Madrid in the Semifinals. Can Chelsea defeat Real Madrid who has won the Champions League three times in the last five years?
The only way Chelsea can defeat Real Madrid is if Thomas Tuchel get his tactics right. Zinedine Zidane is also a brilliant tactician and winning three Champions League in a row was never a fluke. The real question is: can Tuchel win the tactical battle against Zinedine Zidane?