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'He wasn't able to play... and it wasn't the first time': Thomas Tuchel reveals Andreas Christensen has pulled out of MULTIPLE matches, before Chelsea halt questions on under-fire Barcelona-bound star Andreas Christensen missed Chelsea's FA Cup final loss to Liverpool at Wembley It was revealed that he was due to start but pulled out hours before kick-off Thomas Tuchel confirmed this, admitting it was not the first time he had done so The Denmark defender is set to leave Stamford Bridge for Barcelona next month

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Thomas Tuchel has confirmed Andreas Christensen pulled out of Chelsea's FA Cup final clash with Liverpool the morning of the game, adding that it was not the first time the defender has left a matchday squad at short notice. 

The Denmark international - who will join Barcelona at the end of the season - was not injured but told head coach Thomas Tuchel on Saturday that he did not want to be considered for the match because he did not feel ready to play.

Sportsmail previously revealed that Christensen would have started the game had he been available for selection and his decision to withdraw from the squad proved a major blow to Chelsea's plans.

Andreas Christensen pulled out of the Chelsea FA Cup final squad the morning of the final, Thomas Tuchel has confirmed

Andreas Christensen pulled out of the Chelsea FA Cup final squad the morning of the final, Thomas Tuchel has confirmed

His departure from the team hotel on Saturday morning left his team-mates perplexed and shocked.

Speaking about the incident ahead of Chelsea's clash with Leicester, Tuchel said: 'Andreas came the morning of the match to tell me he's not ready.

'He had his reasons, they stay private and confidential. It was

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