Thomas Tuchel has reacted to his clash with Antonio Conte after Chelsea’s 2-w draw with Tottehham, MySportDab reports.
The London derby, which ended in a 2-2 draw with both sides sharing the spoils, saw both managers clash twice before the end of the game.
Conte celebrated his team’s equalizer heading aggressively in the direction of Tuchel, who got angry and attempted to confront Conte.
The first face-off ended in yellow cards for both managers who were separated from each other.
Chelsea went ahead again in the match as tension continued to build in the game. Tottenham equalized again, sparking celebrations from Conte again.
However, this time, he did not clash with the Chelsea manager. But after the final whistle, the two managers clashed again.
Conte intended to have a final handshake with Tuchel, who tightly grabbed his hand surprisingly, causing Conte to be enraged.
It was another seen if struggle again between both managers, which attracted the attention of the match officials and the players.
The referee issued a red card for both coaches as they headed off the pitch after a dramatic and high-pitched encounter.
Both clubs have won their first 2022-2023 Premier League encounters and were hoping to consolidate on their previous victories.
Chelsea defeated Everton in their first game, while Tottenham thrashed Southampton, scoring four goals.
Responding to the incident in a post-match press conference, Tuchel smiled and dismissed the scenario, saying it’s just football; that nothing happened.
Watch Video Of His Response Below
"Both goals cannot stand, absolutely cannot stand, there's only one team who deserves to win, it's us." 😤
Thomas Tuchel insists there was 'no problem' between him and Antonio Conte after both managers got red cards at full time… pic.twitter.com/ojQqeikWNj
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