1. We need depth at left back
I remember saying this before the start of the season, neither Gibbs nor Santos had convinced me. While Gibbs has proven me wrong with his great performances since the start of the season, his injury has only allayed fears of a lack of depth. I said in the last match report that there was way too much blame on Mannone for the goal. Santos was careless and played Norwich onside, and made the exact same mistake for the first goal in the Schalke game. The Schalke wingers ran past him with ease and quickly learned of our weakness and it was just plain embarassing.
2. Gnabry created the first real chance again
Yep, just like the Norwich game, a player who many of us hadn’t heard of a 17 year old kid was responsible for the first real shot on goal. For the Schalke game, the only ...