He hasn’t reached his limits yet’: Tuchel drops Christensen contract extension hint as he raves over defender
Andreas Christensen has gone from warming the bench under Frank Lampard to becoming one of the world’s centre-backs under Thomas Tuchel.
The German said of the Danish defender (via The Guardian): “He is very strong, very reliable & he has not reached his limits because in his age there’s still room to improve.
“He can be a top defender for us in the next years & hopefully he will be because he comes from the academy.
“He knows what it takes and he has improved massively so far but it is not done yet – you have to show it over and over.
“There are big examples in this club of what it takes to be a legend in defence and there is still a way to go but we are very happy so far.”
It was reported yesterday that contract extension talks with Christensen have stopped at the moment as Chelsea’s latest offer makes him feel ‘undervalued’.
Tuchel clearly states that he wants the defender to stay here and hopefully, the situation