(Video): Tuchel’s explosion was “inevitable” says Chelsea writer

The Athletic always have really top quality football coverage, and their man on Chelsea Simon Johnson really gets up close and personal with the squad year after year.

His take on Thomas Tuchel’s recent strong comments about the group he was leading after the 4-0 defeat to Arsenal in a friendly provided great subject matter for Johnson to explain the coach’s thinking.

They describe it as a rant in the headline, and while we wouldn’t go that far, it was certainly pretty firm stuff from the Chelsea coach.

You can see their take in the clip embedded here: