A questioner in the press conference ahead of the game between Chelsea and Brighton in the EFL Cup tomorrow asked Mauricio Pochettino about Ben Chilwell, who has gone from being a key player to a bench option in the last few weeks.
Rather than answering that question, Pochettino turned it around, and spoke about how well the man who has replaced Chilwell is playing, rather than the man himself.
“I am so happy with Levi,” the former PSG manager exclaimed, before going into detail about exactly why he was so happy.
He did at least confirm that Chilwell was going to play tomorrow.
You can see the Chelsea coach speaking in the clip embedded here, with this answer coming after 9 minutes: