Ahead Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has admitted it was ‘unhappy’ to see Thomas Tuchel sacked by Chelsea.
Aubameyang left Barcelona after solely signing in January of this yr to return to the Premier League with Chelsea, having left Arsenal in the beginning of the yr following disciplinary points.
The transfer noticed him reunite with Tuchel, who he thrived below whereas the pair labored collectively at Borussia Dortmund.
Nevertheless, Tuchel was sacked in September, simply weeks after the switch window had shut and the 33-year-old had sealed his switch to Stamford Bridge.
Talking to Chelsea‘s official YouTube channel, Aubameyang opened up: “It’s clearly unhappy when somebody leaves the membership and clearly, I solely noticed him for a number of days. However that is soccer and while you play soccer you need to adapt shortly and in some moments within the season, this could occur.
“I believe he [Tuchel] was a bit pissed off and unhappy. Clearly, I’ll attempt to speak to him as quickly as attainable,” he added, earlier than giving his verdict on Tuchel’s substitute Graham Potter:
“I believe he [Potter] is a very optimistic particular person and an amazing character. We are going to attempt to study with him and to win as quickly as attainable. I believe his concepts are very clear so I believe it’s going to be straightforward. It takes time to adapt to one another however I believe it’s going to be okay.”
Aubameyang additionally touched on the sooner years of his profession through the interview and confessed how he had been by a whole lot of ‘unhealthy moments’ unrelated to accidents: “I used to be okay however in the beginning of my profession everybody was speaking about me as a sprinter solely.
“This hurts typically as a result of you already know the place you’ve come from, you already know you went by a whole lot of stuff and also you at all times strive your greatest and a few folks, even out of your membership say you’re not good at enjoying soccer.”
He praised present Paris Saint-Germain supervisor Christophe Galtier for lighting a hearth beneath him throughout their time collectively at St-Etienne, stating: “After I arrived in Saint-Etienne, I used to be completely satisfied as a result of Christophe Galtier gave me confidence and it modified the whole lot in my profession. That is the place I began scoring targets.”