Tuchel delighted after fourth trophy with PSG: ‘The merit of this team’

Paris Saint-Germain claimed their fourth trophy of the season on Friday as the Parisians defeated Olympique Lyon in the Coup de la Ligue final on penalties (6-5). After the game manager Thomas Tuchel told reported he was delighted to win his fourth trophy of the 2019/2020 season and his sixth in total as manager of the French giants.

“We did not lose the concentration, the hunger to win, the confidence, we won on penalties and that counts,” he said. “We won these four titles, there is a good atmosphere in the locker room. And I’m very happy because everyone thinks it’s okay to win, but it’s not that easy. Winning four titles is the merit of this team and I am happy. They are reliable guys who play, enjoy working and suffering together.”

Paris Saint-Germain will now prepare for the return of the Champions League as the club is looking to collect their first ever ticket for the semi-finals. The French giants will play in-form Italians Atalanta Bergamo in Lisbon. The winner of the tie is set to play the winner between Atletico Madrid and RB Leipzig.