Thomas Thomas will be given a two year extension after helping Chelsea lift the Champions League for the second time in their history.
That historic fate gave him the chance to meet the club owner Roman Abramovich who was more than delight with lifting Europe’s prestigious award.
Impressed with his work, Abramovich congratulated him and the rest of the team for beating a spirited Manchester City most thought will be champions.
Tuchel’s current contract runs till June of next season but now, he will be offered a new and improved deal till 2023.
Asked about his contract, Tuchel replied sarcastically: “I’m not even 100 per cent sure, but maybe I have already a new contract with that win”, he said but later added:
“My manager said something about it. I did not know, but let’s check this first. I spoke to the owner (Roman Abramovich) right now on the pitch, which was the best moment for a first meeting!”