Unbeaten Chelsea boss Tuchel wins first award as manager in the Premier League
- Thomas Tuchel emerged the best manager in the Premier League in the month of March
- The newly appointed Chelsea boss defeated Liverpool and Everton in the month and drew Leeds
- Tuchel remains undefeated as the Blues boss since he took over from Frank Lampard
Thomas Tuchel is the Premier League manager for the month of March as he continues his impressive start to new life at Chelsea.
The high point of German gaffer in the month of March was recording victories over the two Merseyside outfits including Liverpool and Everton.
The former Paris Saint-Germain has turned things around at Stamford Bridge since he took over from Frank Lampard.
And the Blues who were ninth on the league standings have moved to fourth behind Man City, Man United and Leicester City.
Tuchel who beat the likes of Ole Gunnar Solskajer, Brendan Rodgers and Brighton's Graham Potter told Chelsea website:
“I am really happy to have received this award and I believe it is a great achievement for everybody at the club who is involved in putting the team together to play each week.
"The award would not be possible if it wasn’t for the hard work of all my coaching staff and the wider support team who all push the team in the same direction, to achieve success.
"Lastly, I want to acknowledge the hard work of the players who have given me their maximum efforts and commitment since I arrived and we hope we can keep this strong run going until the very end of the season.”
Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that Kelechi Iheanacho has been named as the best Premier League player for the month of March thanks to his superb performances for Leicester City in all competitions.
Kelechi Iheanacho was in superb form for Leicester City in March however beat the likes of Harry Kane, Luke Shaw, Riyad Mahrez to win the prestigious award.
In March, Kelechi Iheanacho scored five goals for Leicester City who are currently occupying third position on the Premier League table.