(Video): “I would be very angry” – Chelsea boss on Covid postponements

Journalists are always trying to drive a wedge between Thomas Tuchel and his countryman Jurgen Klopp.

The two are very polite about each other, and show no signs of biting, but that doesn’t stop the story hungry hacks.

The angle they’re taking at the moment is to do with Covid postponements. Liverpool had very few cases to start with, and when things got back in recent weeks, they had games postponed.

Chelsea got the opposite treatment, and played through some games while severely depleted. Asked if he thought that “other club” had been bending the rules, Tuchel responded he would be “very angry” if they have.

You can see the manager speaking in the clip embedded here, with this answer coming after 5 minutes: