Here is your Chelsea morning digest on Monday, April 5.
Tuchel intervenes in Chelsea bust-up
Thomas Tuchel had to intervene after Antonio Rudiger and Kepa Arrizabalaga were involved in an altercation, according to The Telegraph.
The report states that the pair had to be broken up by Tuchel, who sent Rudiger inside five minutes before the session ended to calm the situation down.
Read the full story here.
James involved in Azpilicueta exchange
However, the defensive duo settled their differences away from the rest of the squad, the report claims.
Both defenders trained alongside each other on Sunday morning, though.
Despite Tuchel’s call for calmness after Saturday’s loss, things seem far from that at Stamford Bridge at the moment, if reports are to be believed.
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Blues fans left furious over Werner incident
Some Chelsea supporters believe striker Timo Werner should have been awarded a penalty during the surprising loss to West Brom.
The tackle was strikingly similar to Thiago Silva’s that earned him a second yellow card and completely changed the match.
However, unlike Silva, the Baggies defender escaped punishment which left some Blues supporters feeling hard done by on Reddit.
Brandonpayton1 said: “Timo def was a penalty. He catches his foot. I don’t know how that’s not reviewable.”
jinad27 said: “It was clear penalty.”
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ad_cfc11 said: “I do think the Werner one is a penalty, it’s very similar to the Silva second in that he’s caught after the ball has been played.”
DanStFellaTerry said: “Either it’s not a pen and Silva doesn’t get booked, or it is a pen and Silva is sent off. Simple really.”
ParevArev said: “100% a penalty, no question about it.”
cashadow3Havertz said: “That’s ridiculous. Such inconsistency, where was VAR?”