Chelsea are reportedly set to positive Romelu Lukaku £417,000 over his controversial Sky Italy interview that he is sad on the membership.
Lukaku, 28, was dropped by Tuchel for the Blues’ conflict with Liverpool on Sunday after hitting out at his supervisor and flirting with former membership Inter Milan in a bombshell interview final week.
The Belgium star first revealed he’s ‘sad’ along with his present scenario at Stamford Bridge, earlier than additionally suggesting he didn’t wish to depart Inter and return to Chelsea within the first place.
Tuchel has since confirmed an apology has been made, however Italian outlet La Repubblica claims Lukaku will nonetheless obtain a €500,000 (£417,000) positive over the interview.
It won’t be the primary time a membership has thrown the e-book at him, as he was additionally fined £400,000 by Manchester United for failing to report for coaching in 2019.
Speaking at a press convention on Tuesday, Tuchel insisted his £97.5million striker is eager to ‘clear up the mess’ he has created over the previous week.
‘For me its vital to know the general image we’ve. Does it replicate (Lukaku’s) general temper and perspective? Absolutely clear no,’ the Chelsea head coach mentioned.
‘Was the intention to create hassle or depart the membership, put stress on the coach? Absolutely not.
‘Of course, he ought to have recognized higher, that is why we’ve to wash it and clear the air collectively.
‘We should be grownup sufficient and mature sufficient to just accept an apology and have a transparent head to organize the upcoming matches.
‘He may be very conscious of what occurred and what he created and he feels the accountability to wash the mess up – possibly we can have a little bit of scent from it in fact, however he can deal with it and he has no different alternative.’