Tiger Fighting, October 21, Paris coach Tuchel accepted an interview after losing 1-2 to Manchester United in Paris.
Tuchel criticized the team’s performance: "In the first half, we were not on the court at all. This is not our level. I don’t know why, but I can only say that this is not our level. In terms of ball, possession, counterattack, challenge, and intensity, none of them reached the standard. So far, this was our worst game and one of the worst first half."
"Do you think the atmosphere here is like facing a big game? I didn't feel it. We played a lot of games without spectators in the Champions League. Sorry, I didn't feel that atmosphere."
Tuchel also revealed his midfield speech: "The good news is that it can't be worse-well, we are 1-0 behind, and it is easy to play better in the second half. We have to strengthen. This is very clear. We We tried to make some tactical changes. Because of Guy’s injury, we tried to bring an extra attacker. This was a risk. We paid the price in the end. Today is like this. From the beginning to the end, it feels like we have never reached it. The highest level. We did not really invest in the game. It is absolutely necessary to compete at this level."
Regarding the Champions League game next week, Tuchel said: "Can it be improved? Not sure, we have a lot of injured players, a lot of lack of strength, so I can not pack the votes."