SEARCH Daily Post Nigeria Daily Post Nigeria SPORTCrystal Palace vs Chelsea: Tuchel’s squad for EPL tie confirmed [Full list]Published on April 10, 2021By Don Silas Chelsea’s squad to face Crystal Palace in today’s Premier League tie has been revealed. According to Football London, Chelsea manager, Thomas Tuchel, has named a 24-man squad to tackle Crystal Palace at the Selhurst Park Stadium. Tuchel’s men head to the game following a 2-0 victory over Porto in the Champions League quarter-final first-leg encounter on Wednesday. Chelsea are presently in the fifth position on the Premier League table with 51 points from 30 games. Chelsea’s full squad against Crystal Palace: Goalkeepers: Edouard Mendy, Kepa Arrizabalaga, Willy Caballero and Karlo Ziger. Defenders: Reece James, Cesar Azpilicueta, Antonio Rudiger, Kurt Zouma, Andreas Christensen, Ben Chilwell, Marcos Alonso and Emerson Palmieri. Midfielders: Christian Pulisic, Hakim Ziyech, Callum Hudson-Odoi, Jorginho, N’Golo Kante, Mateo Kovacic, Billy Gilmour, Mason Mount, and Kai Havertz. Strikers: Tammy Abraham, Timo Werner and Olivier Giroud. The kick-off time for Chelsea

     

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EPL: Tuchel warns Chelsea’s Werner, Havertz, Abraham ahead of transfer window

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Chelsea manager, Thomas Tuchel, has warned his strikers that the next two months are important for them to show that he doesn’t need to enter the transfer market in the summer.

The Blues have been linked with Borussia Dortmund, Erling Haaland and other strikers in Europe.

Timo Werner has scored only one goal in his last 20 Premier League appearances, while Tammy Abraham is struggling to get into the Tuchel’s starting XI.

Kai Havertz, who is increasingly playing as a striker, has not scored since September. Although Mason Mount and Hakim Ziyech have chipped in with few a goals lately, Tuchel feels his forwards are falling short.

“For the next eight weeks, we just have to think how we can improve the scoring and the scoring situation and nothing else. And then in the summer, we will think together with the club about what solutions are the best solutions for us.

“Is it the best solution to stay with our squad? Is it the best solution to stay in the formation that we have? Can we improve? Can we improve on the training pitch individually and as a group? To create more big chances? These are the questions for June.

“For now, in April, everybody knows that when you read the statistics, it’s obvious and the guys lack this last percentage of confidence when they don’t score,” Tuchel told reporters from Cobham Training Centre.

Chelsea face Crystal Palace on Saturday, looking to still finish in the Premier League’s Champions League places.

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