But Portuguese publication Record claims Tuchel told Conceicao to “f**k off” which sparked the outrage.
Chelsea will face the winner of Liverpool vs Real Madrid in the next round of the Champions League.
And Tuchel is hoping the La Liga side get the better of his Premier League rivals.
“I don’t wish for nothing but in general, I like it not to play against English teams and teams from your own league,” he told BT Sport. “It gives you a different feeling in European competition.