Slavisa Djokanovic saw her Sheffield United team slow to start the 2021/22 Championship campaign. One Pointing to his first two league matches, the 53-year-old will be hoping his Blade Side will be able to score their first three points of the season on Wednesday evening.
However, the fixture will not be more difficult this season than the tour of West Bromwich Albion, Valerian Ismail’s team is currently trying to score championship goals for fun. Five In their first two fixtures.
Thus, even though United were not scoring at all, Djokanovic’s defense should still be at the top of their game at Hawthorns to ensure that they have a positive result for West Bromwich Albion. There is no hope of leaving together.
And, following the recent signing of a loan from Liverpool center-back Ben Davis, a player whom the Serbian manager has already signed Revealed It will be part of the squad that travels to the West Midlands, it looks like Djokovic could be in the possession of a player capable of becoming a game changer at the United backline.
Davis has to get started.
Although it is well known that, after moving from Preston North End to Infield earlier this year, Davis failed to make a single. Appearance On behalf of Jurgen Klopp, the defender still proved during his time with Lily Whites that he is the second most capable player in English football.
Of course, on top of that. 19 Exhibition of the championship last season, 7 2.7 m rating The man helped keep six clean sheets, as well as winning an average of 1.4 interceptions, 1.2 tackles, 4.3 clearances and 4.9 doubles per game.
And, despite being only the third fixture of the championship season, a positive result on Wednesday against a key Sheffield United promotion rival is crucial for Djokanovic, as a win will send a real message to the rest of the competition that Blade is truly second-class. Is one of the claimants.
Should Davis vs. West Brom start?
As such, it would be highly advisable for the 53-year-old to remove Davis against West Brom, as the 26-year-old undoubtedly has the potential to help strengthen Blade’s defense. Impressive attacking lineup in the championship this season.