Tuchel admits sanctions ended Chelsea’s hope of keeping Rüdiger

‘For some weeks we cannot fight any more,’ manager saysMoyes claims Rice rejecting West Ham deal may be over moneyThomas Tuchel has admitted that the sanctions imposed on Roman Abramovich made keeping Antonio Rüdiger at Chelsea virtually impossible.The Germany international, whose contract expires in the summer, was offered a new deal worth £200,000 a week before the sanctions started. When the defender requested a large signing-on fee and a payment to his representatives, Chelsea’s hands were tied.