Thomas Tuchel praised the state of mind of his players after the qualification of PSG in the final of the Champions League at the expense of Leipzig (0-3) on Tuesday evening. If the formation of Julian Nagelsmann very strangely decided not to leave his camp in the first period, even after the opening of the score of Marquinhos (13th), the Parisian players showed great seriousness, defensively and collectively, to finally shake the German nets on two more occasions, before half-time (42nd) and after 10 minutes of play in the second half (56th). Their coach notably highlighted their state of mind. “Unbelievable ! We are here to play the final, to win. The team did very well, with hunger and determination. There was a good mix of that and we deserved to win“, Tuchel rejoiced at the microphone of RMC Sport 1.”We showed our strength and the team showed the hunger to win and to work together, to suffer. We must take advantage of this“, He then launched. The German coach had a fairly simple game plan, namely to “control the half-spaces“(Since the Leipzig players were numerous to insert themselves between the lines against Atlético), to avoid the”counter attacks“And”use Angel, Kylian and NeyBy attacking the back of the Leipzig defense. Thomas Tuchel explains as well as the players, in this “competition“That is the Champions League, must feel”comfortable in the field“In the tactical device and that there is”no need to make big tactical changes»Compared to the opposite. “We adapt to all opponents but not too much», He assures. It will be OL or Bayern on Sunday!
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