Adored since his arrival in Paris SG last summer, Thomas Tuchel is at the center of a controversy in Germany. Pit Gottschalk, a German sports journalist, publishes Kabinengeflüster, a book about locker room secrets collected throughout his career. And one of them concerns the Parisian technician.
After the attack in Dortmund in 2017, before the quarter-finals against AS Monaco, Marco Reus and Gonzalo Castro, the two captains of the BVB, came forward to explain that the group was not psychologically ready to play again immediately. A request that prompted the German coach to leave his trainer Hans-Joachim Watzke: "Is it with those chickens that you want me to beat Bayern Munich?" ". Hard words that would have made him leave the Ruhr club. This revelation is on tour in Germany on Wednesday.