From Selhurst Park - Chelsea head coach Thomas Tuchel will have been able to sleep easy in recent weeks, having finally dispelled the lin...
|Tuchel has had to weigh up his priorities of late | Pool/Getty Images|
|The Blues were well beaten by West Brom | Clive Rose/Getty Images|
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20 minutes and a Kurt Zouma header later, Chelsea had scored three times for the first time under Tuchel and the job was done.
⚽️ Kurt Zouma scores his 5th PL goal of the season, the most by a defender - as Chelsea score 3+ goals for the 1st time in Tuchel’s 17 games in charge pic.twitter.com/4nSlheL3A5— Sky Sports Statto (@SkySportsStatto) April 10, 2021
Just as last week's embarrassment felt like it came a the worst possible moment, Chelsea's discovery of a clinical goalscoring touch has arrived at an opportune time. Tuchel's charges emphatically answered the question of whether the West Brom debacle was a blip that can be taken in isolation, or a sign that they might regress to the levels of the last days of the Lampard era.
|Pulisic and Havertz were key for Chelsea | Mike Hewitt/Getty Images|