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Chelsea player explains what position he would love to play in under Thomas Tuchel

Chelsea defender Reece James has clarified what position he likes for play. He expressed that while he likes to play as a wing-back, he is available to playing in the back three assuming that director Thomas Tuchel needs him to.

The 22-year-old has laid down a good foundation for himself as one of European football's best youthful right-back as of late. He has played multiple times for Chelsea in three seasons, as well as acquired 13 England covers.

James is more than fit for playing on the right of a focal cautious triplet, as well as a right-back in the back four. He has even been sent as a holding midfielder on occasion.

Notwithstanding, addressing Chelsea's true site, the Cobham institute graduate affirmed that his leaned toward position under Tuchel is as a wing-back. He explained:

"Any place I'm approached to play, I'll give my all and attempt to assist the group as much as I with canning. I for one really like to play wing-back out of the two positions yet Thomas is the chief and I'm the player so any place I'm expected to play, I'll continuously play."

"I've played various situations previously and I'm utilized to it currently so it's just about adjusting on the day."

Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel on Reece James' best position

At the point when asked in April recently about James' best situation on the pitch, the Chelsea supervisor piled acclaim on the England full-back.

Tuchel demanded that how he utilizes James relies upon the circumstance his group are in and what kind of adversary they are confronting. He told a public interview (as cited by The Metro):

"I couldn't want anything more than to have two of Reece James, that would take care of the issue, it's like half towards wing-back and 45% towards the back three. It depends a smidgen on how the rival plays against us. Do we expect a ton of ownership, how is their design for their hostile progress."

"For this it can once in a while be useful for Reece to play in the back three and be the main person to cover in the change and to not be engaged with the assault. We have his speed and genuineness in the assurance of the rivals counter-assault."

Tuchel conceded that as of now James' best position is at wing-back. He said:

"I'm somewhat more into that his absolute best position is the wing-back position where he is maybe considerably more definitive, more valuable yet it is seriously requesting. The following stage is to be a standard player more than 50, 55, 60 matches and from that point we need to conclude that those positions are loaded up with top quality with him."

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