“We tried to sign Suárez but he preferred to go to Atlético”

Thomas tuchel is a fan more than Luis Suarez. The technician of Chelsea recognized in the pre-match Champions League wheel that when he was in the PSG they were trying to hire him for this season. But finally it was decided for him Atlético de Madrid.

“There was a possibility that he was going to leave the Barcelona. We were interested in signing one of the best strikers in world football. We tried but he preferred to stay in Spain and sign for him Athletic. I think he is a forward by birth. He has that quality that all forwards have. He always wants to show his desire to score, score and score. We know his qualities and we will try to stop him “, confessed at the press conference the technician of the Chelsea, Thomas Tuchel.

And that in Paris he was going to meet again with his close friend Neymar. But in the end the call of the Cholo Simeone Y Andrea Berta they weighed more than the options of the Parisian team. This Tuesday TucheHe will have to go back to find how to stop him on the field.

A signing with which he has always dreamed but now sees light years away because he sees the Uruguayan very comfortable in the Atlético de Madrid. “I do not know. It was a moment, it was a particular moment. Maybe it would have fit well in Paris But now things are different. It’s not worth thinking about. It is likely that we will not raise it. “

Finally they asked him about the precedents between Luis Suarez and the Chelsea. Something that does not worry the German coach excessively. “I do not know what will have happened other seasons. I don’t like to look back ”.