Former Chelsea star, Joe Cole has stated that Callum Hudson-Odoi shouldn’t be pleased with the way in which he was handled by supervisor Thomas Tuchel throughout Saturday’s Premier League conflict with Southampton.
Cole stated the supervisor took an enormous gamble together with his remedy of the Ghanaian born England Worldwide.
Throughout the 1-1 draw with the Saints, Tuchel solely subbed on the winger at half-time, solely to drag him off once more simply 31 minutes later.
Visibly indignant Hudson-Odoi left the sector and kicked a water bottle as he walked up the steps to take his place within the stands.
After the Tuchel informed the press that he was not pleased with the 20-year-old’s efficiency, “I used to be not pleased with the perspective and vitality…”
Cole reacted, saying: “…I simply query whether or not it was pointless on the time to upset a participant that perhaps goes to play for you Tuesday evening.
“Perhaps it was managerial genius. Perhaps Callum begins on Tuesday evening [Champions League against Atletico Madrid!] and he offers us the efficiency of his life, however he’s a improbable younger participant that will probably be fuming at that in the present day.
“Tuchel’s took that call and it is likely to be a message to his workforce but it surely’s courageous as Callum shouldn’t be going to be pleased with that.”
Chelsea face Atletico Madrid within the first leg of their final 16 Champions League tie in Spain on Tuesday earlier than welcoming Manchester United to Stamford Bridge on Sunday.
Tuchel is but to style defeat since taking up from Frank Lampard as Chelsea supervisor over a month in the past.