Chelsea stole the show at Etihad Stadium on Saturday with a 2-1 comeback win and Rudiger has complemented Tuchel for the come back
Rudiger revealed Tuchel was responsible for fueling their come back spirit against Manchester City after Chelsea fell 1 goal down at half time.
Raheem Sterling booked the opening spot on the score sheet before Sergio Aguero dashed off their chance to go two up.
Chelsea maintained the 1-0 loss until the second 45 minutes when Hakim Ziyech pulled off the equalizer before Marcos Alonso late winner.
Rudiger believed Tuchel’s words at half time helped inspired the team to victory.
“At half-time, we were still in the game and the coach highlighted that to us,” Rudiger told Chelsea’s official website.
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“He wanted us to go out and show spirit, which we did, and we all totally believed that we could turn things around.
“They are a very strong team but they are also human, and there will be times when they make mistakes.
“When that happens, you have to be ready to punish them and we did that at the end with our winning goal and it was a great feeling for everyone to get this victory.”
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