we have more than our fair share of sh1t fans - Robbo:
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Poch's fault that from Kane to Dier to Verts look like they are mentally exhausted?
The impact the WC has had on the Eng and Bel lads is clear.
Injuries/ form/ fitness are issues.
Has he made tactical mistakes - yes.
Would it have been a mile better if (a) Levy had delivered 2-3...
Wanyama not 100% match fit yet. Winks may not be ready for 2 starts in 4-5 days. Rose and Davies rotation.
Not really a safer decision, just case by case.
Many of us would rather see KWP there instead of Aurier but the reality is that once the TW closed with Aurier at the club he was going to...
RB - SA and KWCP cover in this game
Going with JV and DS at CB (DS needs a game and ED will be cover for injury)
Gives TA and KT a few days rest.
Get used to more of this until, am guessing, we get to December....
so either Poch has become a poorer coach than folks on these boards/ decided to randomly mix things up to make us weaker or has a bloomin good reason....perhaps the points referenced above? That's what I'd suggest is most likely.
tiredness is not just running around....it shows up mentally and if you look at the wayward passes, poor play on a basic level from, for eg, Eriksen, Dier and Dembele, it illustrates fatigue. Several of the commentators have been referencing that and Poch has talked about the lack of time...
paraphrasing my earlier post:
1. The transfer window wasn't terrific in terms of getting in some needed cover
2. Poch has said several times since pre-season that he'd have to manage certain players and have lots of rotation the first period of the season because of the WC SF issue and all the...