Walsh: Sousa Must Stop Making Team Changes
Former Swansea and Welsh international striker Ian Walsh insists that manager Paulo Sousa must stop making constant changes to his team.
Walsh, who commentated on yesterday's 1-0 defeat at Bristol City says that Sousa must now keep a consistent team to boost their hopes of finishing in the play-offs.
Paulo Sousa made 6 changes for Monday's 3-0 home win against Scunthorpe United, and yesterday he swapped 3 players. Walsh believes that the players shouldn't be tired to force Sousa to keep tinkering with his side, he told BBC:
'Tiredness shouldn't be an issue with three games left, you have to play your most potent side,'
'There was a good 3-0 win on Monday when the midfield played well and Shefki Kuqi got his goal up front.
'All of a sudden, five days later he's changing players out there - that has to end.
'I'd like to know why Leon Britton is not involved. For me, he holds together the midfield - and that area didn't function against Bristol.
'It was a very tired, jaded performance. Swansea have to play their best side if they are to get to those play-off positions.'
Swansea City had the chance to extend the gap from 7th-placed Blackpool after they lost to Newcastle United, but the pressure is on us now to get win at home next weekend when Barnsley visit the Liberty Stadium.