Porto manager Sergio Conseikao said Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel was “insulted” after bowing to Bruce in the Champions League quarterfinals tonight.
Conseikao made a shocking claim in a post-match interview after Porto won the 1-0 second leg. Mehdi Taremi stunner It was too late to cancel the 2-0 deficit in the first meeting.
Evidence in the video also suggests that there was friction between the opposing managers as Conseikao was joking to the Germans after the pair’s fists hit shortly after the full-time whistle.
The frosty exchange can also be seen here. TVI and Eleven Sports..
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According to OJogo via TVI, Conseikao described Tuchel as follows:
“That wasn’t the case [the words didn’t have to do with the alleged penalty].. “
“I was insulted by this guy next door [Thomas Tuchel].. I told the referee that the fourth referee had heard the insult. “
O Jogo also points out that although the friction was quickly relieved, there was some short tension between both player sets shortly after the last whistle.
It will be interesting to see how Tuchel reacts to the allegations that he was rude and insulting to his professional opponents.
– Soccer Sports
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