Monday night was disappointing, we all know that.
The performance wasn’t expected but I can’t help but feel it would’ve been very different had we had a full strength squad out there.
Dimitri Payet made an impact when he came on for the final 25 minutes, coupled with a formation change, and the likes of Sofiane Feghouli and Manuel Lanzini were obviously sorely missed.
Michail Antonio had a mare at right-back again, and you’d like to think Sam Byram did enough when he came on to convince Bilic that he can be his first choice right-back moving forward.
But how does Bilic line up against Astra on Thursday night? Here’s what we think he might do…