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Chelsea 2 Vs 0 Sheffield United – Thomas Tuchel Explain Why Mason Mount Captain Chelsea




Chelsea Boss Tuchel name Mason Mount has Chelsea captain against Sheffield United.

Chelsea defeated Sheffield United 2-0 in the FA Quarter-Final to set up a spot in the last four of the domestic Cup.

The German Manager has gives his explaination on why he called on Mason Mount to be the captain of the day.

The Blues has secure the chance in the Emirates FA Cup Semi-Final with a 1-0 win over Sheffield United this afternoon, Thanks to Oliver Norwood own-goal in the 24th minute and Hakim Ziyech 90+2 minutes wonder.

Mason Mount who was absent during Chelsea 2-0 win over Atletico Madrid last wednesday, was named as the man to captaim the blues in today’s FA Cup Quarter final.

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However, Thomas Tuchel in his words insisted that age has nothing to do with his decision of picking the fourth youngest player in the team as Captain and the boss further explain why the 22-years-old already possessed the qualities of a leader.

Thomas Tuchel while speaking to BBC One Prior to kick-off, said; “Our captains are not on the pitch, obviously, Azpi, Jorginho, Thiago Silva, N’Golo, so Mason was already captain in one of the FA Cup rounds, so we’ve kept the momentum going for him.

“He deserves it, leadership isn’t a question of age and he has everything you need to lead the team out here in this game. I’m happy for him and I’m sure he’ll show up.”

Mason has been so lucky to captain chelsea second time at his age, having take on the captaincy during Frank Lampard Manageria spell against Luton Town in the fourth round of The Emirates FA Cup

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No doubt, Mason Mount has been one of the most important instrument for Thomas Tuchel since his arrival.

Recall that the 22-years-old England International was left seating on bench during Tuchel first game as the blues manager and this made many fans to doubt his space under the German boss.

Fortunately for him, Mount had went ahead to start mine of Tuchel 13 games incharge so far

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