Tuchel confirms two players who will start against Barnsley in the FA Cup

Chelsea will face Barnsley tomorrow in the FA Cup last 16.

After winning each of his last Three games, Tuchel will be hoping to continue that winning tempo when his team face the Championship side away.

Tuchel however has revealed he would be making a lot if changes from the squad that played the last few games, insisting that some players deserve to be on the pitch.

Tuchel on team selection in the FA Cup:

There’s a big possibility we will see a lot of changes. There are guys who deserve to be on the pitch who suffered from my decisions.

The Chelsea boss also kinda revealed two players who will be starting the game.

Speaking on Hakim Ziyech who haven’t featured since the wolves game, Tuchel said:

Hopefully tomorrow we will see the best on him. We count on Hakim like everyone else. We took some decisions on other players, he will get to show the same quality tomorrow that he shows in training.

Alongside Ziyech, there’s another player (Ngolo Kante) who has been confirmed to be starting tomorrow by Tuchel.

Tuchel on Kante:

We have been impressed with him from TV but to see him live, how he works and how humble he is… it is a gift to be his coach and I am so happy. He will start tomorrow.

Chelsea’s goal keeper Kepa Arrizabalaga is also suspected to get his first start under Thomas Tuchel in the game. Tho not comfirmed by Tuchel himself but The Atletico thinks so.

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