Following the 2-2 draw between Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur at Stamford Bridge on Sunday, Chelsea managers Thomas Tuchel and Antonio Conte were charged with improper behavior.
The Blues manager reacted angrily following Sunday’s 2-2 draw with Tottenham Hotspur at Stamford Bridge. While both he and Antonio Conte were issued straight red cards after the final whistle outburst, it was Tuchel who targeted Taylor in his post-match press conference.
Following the Premier League match between Chelsea FC and Tottenham Hotspur FC on Sunday 14 August 2022, both Thomas Tuchel and Antonio Conte were charged with a violation of FA Rule E3. After both managers being accused of acting inappropriately after the game.
The deadline for comments from Thomas Tuchel and Antonio Conte is Thursday, August 18, 2022.
Before an incident involving their post-game handshake resulted in both coaches being dismissed, the two coaches engaged in multiple altercations throughout the 2-2 tie at Stamford Bridge. The FA now confirms that the two were charged for “improper behavior” after the game in a statement that was issued.
When Harry Kane scored in stoppage time to tie the score, the game—which the hosts should have won easily—ended in a spectacular fashion Blues felt both of Spurs’ goals ought to have been disallowed, which is why they were enraged with the referee Anthony Taylor.
Since Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg scored a long-range goal to offset Kalidou Koulibaly’s sensational first goal, Chelsea thought that the foul on Kai Havertz that preceded Spurs’ first goal went unpunished. Before Harry Kane’s late leveler, Taylor saw Cristian Romero drag Chelsea’s recent acquisition Marc Cucurella to the ground by his hair inside the area.
Spurs were ultimately successful in earning a point, just like their hosts. Conte was reminded by both teams’ performances that his team still has a lot of work to do if they want to beat Chelsea this year.