What is Thomas Tuchel net worth?
|Date of birth||29 August 1973|
|Occupation||Manager of Chelsea FC|
Thomas Tuchel net worth 2023: Thomas Tuchel is a German professional football manager and the current manager of Premier League club Chelsea FC. Tuchel is known to be one of the best managers in the world. Keep reading to find more information about Thomas Tuchel net worth, biography, and managerial records in this article.
Thomas Tuchel was born on 29 August 1973 in Krumbach, Germany, He was coached by his father, Rudolf in a local club before moving to FC Augsberg academy in 1988.
Tuchel did not have an impressive playing career, At FC Augsburg, he never made it to the first team. He left the club at age 19. He went on to play as a defensive midfielder for Stuttgarter Kickers in 1992.
Thomas Tuchel played eight games during the 1992–93 season. After the 1993–94 season, he was dropped from Kickers’ first team, and joined Regionalliga Süd side SSV Ulm, coached by Hermann Badstuber, the father of Holger Badstuber, whom Tuchel would later manage at youth level.
Playing as a central defender, Tuchel made 69 appearances for SSV Ulm until being forced to retire in 1999, at age 26, after suffering a knee cartilage injury.
Tuchel began his coaching career in 2000, hired by Ralf Rangnick as youth team coach at VfB Stuttgart, where he aided in the development of future first team players, namely Mario Gómez and Holger Badstuber.
In 2005, Tuchel returned to Augsburg, with club sporting director Andreas Rettig noting the club’s admiration of Tuchel’s tactical discipline led him to be appointed youth team co-ordinator.
He was hired despite lacking a UEFA Pro Licence, which he gained in a six-and-a-half month course in Cologne under Erich Rutemöller.
Tuchel held the position as coordinator for three years, eventually transitioning into management after being offered the position as the first-team coach at Augsburg II for the 2007–08 season.
In 2009, following a successful one-year period at FC Augsburg II, he was hired by newly promoted Bundesliga club Mainz 05.
Tuchel guided Mainz to league stability during his five seasons at the club, and gained plaudits for his brand of energetic, attacking football. He also cultivated a reputation for his focus on promoting youth players.
He departed Mainz in 2014 as a result of financial disputes, and in 2015, was appointed at fellow Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund, where he won the DFB-Pokal before being dismissed in 2017.
He was hired by French club Paris Saint-Germain in 2018, where he won two league titles, including a domestic quadruple in his second season, and guided the club to its first UEFA Champions League final.
Tuchel was dismissed in 2020 and was then appointed by English club Chelsea in 2021, where he won the Champions League in his debut season at the West London club.
Thomas Tuchel Net Worth
Thomas Tuchel net worth is estimated at $20 million. Tuchel gained a contract extension with Chelsea until 2024. He also got £7m-a-year salary increase.
Thomas Tuchel is married Sissi Tuchel, the couple has two children.