Tuchel, Solskjaer, clash during Chelsea's draw with Man United at Stamford Bridge

Tuchel, Solskjaer, clash during Chelsea's draw with Man United at Stamford Bridge

- Thomas Tuchel and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer were involved in a slight row on the touchline

- The Chelsea boss was snubbed by the Man United manager during a debatable penalty incident

- The Blues maintained an unbeaten run since the former Paris Saint-Germain boss took over

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Thomas Tuchel and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer were spotted in the technical area at Stamford Bridge in a heated exchange, Daily Mail.

The Chelsea boss was not happy with Man United stars surrounding referee Stuart Attwell for not awarding a penalty to them.

Callum Hudson-Odoi and Mason Greenwood were tussling for the ball inside the penalty area and it seemed the ball touched the Chelsea star's hand before ut hit United's striker.

Tuchel, Solskjaer, clash during Chelsea's draw with Man United at Stamford Bridge
Solskjaer turns his back at Tuchel during Chelsea's draw with Man United at Stamford Bridge. Photo by Ian Kingston
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The Red Devils players appealed for a penalty and their actions did not go down well with Tuchel on the sidelines.

The German gaffer was commenting on the issue to Solskajer but the Norwegian boss turned his back on his opponent.

Referee Atwell's attention called upon on the VAR and did not award the spot-kick to United which could have been decided the match as both teams went on to play a goalless draw.

Tuchel was the happier man as he remained unbeaten as Chelsea's boss while Solskjaer will be counting his losses as his side are now eight points behind Man City on the log.

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Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that Thomas Tuchel continued his unbeaten run since he took over as Chelsea manager towards the end of January.

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Though the Blues were held to a 0-0 draw at Stamford Bridge by Man United, Tuchel is yet to concede a goal on his new home ground.

The Greman gaffer is now the second manager in Premier League history that is yet to concede in four home matches.

Legit.ng also reported that Chelsea owner, Roman Abramovic has given the go-ahead to Thomas Tuchel to sign Borussia Dortmund star Erling Haaland in the summer, Daily Mail reports.

The 20-year-old has been in fascinating form for the Yellow Canaries since his January 2020 move from Red Bull Salzburg.

According to German news media outlet Bild, the Russian billionaire has thrown his weight behind former Dortmund boss to sign the £107million rated forward.

Akan Anwankwo is a sports editor with Legit.ng and has 7 years of field and office experience. He graduated from the University of Lagos in 2014 with a Bachelors degree in English and Literature Studies. Akan intends to educate, inform and make readers passionate about sports. Learn more about him on his Twitter handle: @ anwankwo_akan

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