As for the visitors, Garry Monk should have a full squad of players to pick from if Franck Tabanou recovers in time, having suffered from cramp during their midweek defeat against Championship side Hull City. The expectations are different, people expect more from the beginning of last season.
Koeman said: “One of his qualities is he is a good header of the ball. We have to look at ourselves individually and rectify it. It won’t be easy but we’ve got a good group of lads here”. Unless he hits a lean patch like a year ago, the Italian is surely going to better his 12 goal tally from his debut season as he establishes himself on the global scene as well.
Having won just once in their opening six Premier League games, Koeman praised his side’s composure in front of goal and believes it was the difference between the two teams on the day.
STEVE Bruce is expected to ring the changes for tomorrrow’s Capital One Cup date with Swansea City – the Tigers’ fourth game in 11 days.
Three of these sides’ previous seven matches have ended level and I see value in backing this one to do the same.
Dusan Tadic added the second goal with the aid of a deflection just after half-time, and Sadio Mane slotted in the third on the hour.
“We’ve had good performances in all those games apart from Watford“, Monk said.
The result means that the Swans have now gone three games without finding the back of the net, and after being dumped out of the competition, fringe players such as Leon Briton, Matt Grimes and Eder could struggle for competitive game-time.
“I like to win and play good football”.
Sign up at bet365 today, you will get a up to £200 welcome bonus + £50 on your first bet from a mobile, when using exclusive bet365bonus code: MAXBONUS. “The way I am getting asked things is as if we are reaching for the panic button or something”, Monk told his team’s news site.
Garry Monk has lambasted his Swansea City side for failing to perform well in their last two Premier League away games.
“He did so well that his form persuaded us to go out and spend a lot of money on making the move permanent (in the summer of 2014)”. The goals came from individual errors and we got punished.