Chelsea FC meet FC Porto in the Champions League.
Before the quarter-finals, there is trouble at the Tuchel club.
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Chelsea FC are the big favorites against FC Porto.
But beforehand there was a dispute in training.
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London - It went so well with the Blues!
Since Thomas Tuchel * took office, the Londoners have rushed from victory to victory.
But then it turned out very bitter: The 2-5 embarrassment against West Bromwich Albion meant the first defeat under the German coach - after 14 games Chelsea * went as a loser from the field again.
The bitter bankruptcy on Holy Saturday had repercussions: Apparently there was a fight in training on Easter Sunday!
Involved in it: The German national player Antonio Rüdiger *.
first reported, Rüdiger is said to have clashed with Chelsea's substitute goalkeeper Kepa during a training game.
Both are said to have pushed each other.
Other players are said to have separated the professionals.
Champions League in the live ticker: Training Zoff at Chelsea - Now it's against Porto
According to the report, Tuchel sent Rüdiger to the cabin a few minutes before the end of the training session.
The 28-year-old defender is said to have apologized later.
reported on the training Zoff.
Initially, there were no reactions from the club or the players.
Neither Rüdiger nor the 26-year-old Kepa were used in the home defeat against West Brom.
Will the brawlers now play against FC Porto on Wednesday?
Chelsea are the big favorites in the Champions League * quarter-finals, on paper the Blues got the easiest task.
FC Porto - FC Chelsea in the live ticker: Clear roles distribution in the Champions League quarter-finals
FC Porto * is currently only second in the table in Portugal, the measure of all things this season is Sporting Lisbon.
Nevertheless, the Blues should be warned, because internationally the Dragões traditionally switch to attack mode: In the round of 16, the team around the former Real Madrid star Pepe already threw Juventus Turin out of the premier class *.
Tuchel, Rüdiger and the two other German national players Kai Havertz and Timo Werner are facing a difficult task.
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