The Premier League, simple as that.
The competition for the games, how hard they are. It is not something I have done too often in my time but I felt tonight was the right time to do it.
I also had players who I felt needed some game time tonight.
What did you make of Sebastien Haller’s performance?
I said after, the only disappointing thing is we should have won more comfortably.
But I am pleased for Seb, scoring goals is important and it gives him of dcne. It shows that we have got competition, Michail Antonio was scoring goals towards the end of last season so we hope that Seb goes on a run of scoring goals as well.
No Jack Wilshere, where was he?
He rolled his ankle in training yesterday or he would have played tonight. Or certainly around the squad. It’s the first time since lockdown he has had an injury so it was just a roll of his ankle.
Expect him to remain at the club this transfer window?
I don’t know, I don’t know.
Just wait and see, won’t we.
What did you make of Josh Cullen’ s performance?
I think Josh did really well. He is a great boy around the place, a good lad. He works incredibly hard to improve himself.
I thought he did really well tonight. Most of the things he did was good so I was really pleased.
We know what we are going to get from Josh, he has developed into a good professional.
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Could you see him playing more games this season?
I think he has put himself in with a chance because we are short in midfield at times but you have to remember the competition he has got is tough.
The players he’s up against in that role are good players.
Run of Premier League games coming, important to notch some cup wins up to get some form?
I just want to win whatever game we play next.
I’d have taken 3-0 before the game but I thought that by the end I was disappointed that we hadn’t won by more. Keeping a clean sheet was good as well and we look forward to the next game and get a win in that.
Any cup win, any competition I am thrilled to do so.