Tuchel And Guardiola Clash Ideas Over Man City Penalty

Both managers have aired their different opinions in the penalty awarded as Chelsea came from behind to steal a late winner against the league leaders

Chelsea served Manchester City another shocker after knocking them off the FA Cup race.

Raheem Sterling landed the first blow but few minutes later, Hakim Ziyech pulled the goal back with a fine finish.

Manchester City almost took the lead when Billy Gilmour tackled Gabriel Jesus in the 18-yard box and Anthony Taylor decided to award the home team a penalty.

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Unfortunately Edouard Mendy with a super conscious save prevented Aguero from adding to his Chelsea tally.

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Right after the game, Thomas Tuchel speaking to the press shared his belief about the penalty implying it wasn’t supposed to have been awarded.

“I don’t think it was supposed to be a penalty, but if they score a penalty it is over before it even starts,” Tuchel said as he applauded his side’s spirit to have fought through their slip to taking the lead.

Meanwhile, on the other hand, Pep Guardiola believes the penalty was indeed a right decision by Taylor.

“It’s a penalty, no doubts” Pep told Skysports after the game.

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Chelsea are now three points behind 2nd placed Man United who have still one outstanding game.

The Blues are still left with another Manchester City test when both sides meet for the final of the UEFA Champions league on 29th May 2021.

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