Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel has used Monday night's 2-0 win over Everton to compliment Kai Havertz.

According to the German, the often criticized attacker proves that he is indeed of value for 'The Blues'.

"I am very happy with what Kai shows. We give him confidence and you can see that in his game", Tuchel said after the game according to the

BBC

.

"Kai has the qualities to be a decisive player on the offensive and he showed that against Everton."

The 21-year-old Havertz came over from Bayer Leverkusen last summer for around 80 million euros, but was rarely able to live up to his high transfer fee at Stamford Bridge.

In twenty Premier League matches, the German has scored only once so far.

Against Everton, Havertz was once again at the kick-off and he paid that confidence immediately.

The striker saw his deflected shot go into the goal after half an hour and in the second half he provoked a penalty, which was used by Jorginho.

"Kai moved between the lines, getting us more into the penalty area and providing assists. There is no question about his qualities, talent and character," said a praising Tuchel, who also remained undefeated in his eleventh game as Chelsea manager. Remained.

The Londoners also took no hit for the fourth game in a row.

Chelsea, which fired club icon Frank Lampard at the end of January, is on track to capture a Champions League ticket due to the strong series.

"It is a pleasure to be on the sidelines and work with this team. Everyone within the club is doing everything they can to compete at this level. The quality is dripping", said Tuchel.

Kai Havertz took a starring role in Chelsea's home game against Everton.

Kai Havertz took a starring role in Chelsea's home game against Everton.

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