Chelsea press conference LIVE: Thomas Tuchel on Mount, Hudson-Odoi, Kante injury, win over Norwich
Hello and welcome for the live coverage of Thomas Tuchel’s post-match press conference following Chelsea’s 7-0 win over Norwich City at ten.
The Blues were in great shape at Stamford Bridge this afternoon; get their biggest victory of the Tuchel era with ease.
Mason Mount opened the scoring with a well-taken finish and the Blues’ advantage was doubled soon after as Callum Hudson-Odoi – starting in his favorite role on the left side of the attack – threw a shot in the ball. -over Tim Krul after being slipped on goal by Mateo Kovacic.
Reece James added a third before the break and Chelsea entered the break knowing the game was indeed over. That didn’t mean they were giving up in the second period though.
Ben Chilwell caught the Blues on the fourth of the afternoon with an excellent cross goal and Hudson-Odoi won his second and Chelsea’s fifth when his cross was deflected past Krul.
Norwich then fell to ten after Ben Gibson was sacked and moments later Mount converted from the penalty spot – after VAR ordered his first effort, which was saved, to be resumed.
There was still time for Chelsea to add a seventh as Ruben Loftus-Cheek stepped forward and played Mount, who won their first hat trick for the Blues.
We will soon have the thoughts of a very happy Tuchel. Updates will appear below.