Thomas Tuchel discussed Chelsea’s opponents as the Blues face Aston Villa on Saturday at Stamford Bridge in the Premier League.
The Blues will be looking for three out of four wins as they build on an impressive start to the season.
Speaking to Chelsea FC’s 5th Application Stand, Tuchel congratulated Aston Villa ahead of the game.
Tuchel said: “For me they are strong. They had a strong team last season with a very good coach, very charismatic and a good style of play.”
Aston Villa recorded one win, one loss and one draw at the start of the 2021/22 campaign and will travel to Stamford Bridge without Emiliano Martinez and Emiliano Buendia.
The German continued to praise Chelsea opponents on Saturday.
“They have a good team, very interesting players. Good individual quality. Lots of speed, lots of physics. They can hurt you at any time if you are not focused or on the greatest motivation. it’s.” he said.
“We have to play with the same spirit as Arsenal and Liverpool, overcome our fatigue and our apologies. We have to overcome it and be absolutely precise and focused. We want to win it.”
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