Chelsea boss, Thomas Tuchel, has named a brand new place Kai Havertz will function importantly in his squad this season.
Tuchel additionally insisted that Havertz’s lack of taking part in time over the course of the final month has merely been all the way down to his lack of health.
The previous PSG supervisor, who has largely opted for a 3-5-2 formation since taking on from Frank Lampard final January, mentioned the 21-year-old would play the quantity 9 or 10 function as a result of he’s very snug in excessive positions.
“Since I’ve arrived, the one factor that stored Kai Havertz from making a big effect is his damage, nothing else,” Chelsea’s official web site quoted Tuchel as saying forward of the Blues’ conflict with Manchester United on Sunday.
“He’s a novel participant. It’s not so clear the place he must settle. Does he must choose one particular place? Or is he type of a hybrid participant? Immediately, I’d say he’s in between a 9 and a ten, one thing in between.
“He’s very snug within the field; he’s very snug in excessive positions, he’s excellent at offensive headers, he has good timing to reach within the field, good ending, good composure within the field, across the field, and really snug in excessive positions so between 9 and 10.”