But Hammers manager Pellegrini believes it makes little difference if the public know his starting team ahead of time. In this moment I trust more than ever what I do because it's not the first time that I am doing this work, not the first time in my career that we have bad results, every club has bad results in one moment of the season.
"Normally in every team that I have managed, the day before the game, I work with set-pieces, so all the players know the day before who will play and who will not play".
Digne was utilised as a backup on most occasions by Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde, with the impressive Jordi Alba continuing to play at left-back.
"The players talk to other players but I'm not anxious about that, I'm anxious more about trying to win three points". "You've got David Beckham's team coming into Miami and Nashville as well, so if it came up, I would have a real interest". I worry about trying to win the three points'. "I don't think it's the most important thing", he said.
The coach is new and you have a lot of new players.
"So I don't hide too much about the starting XI".
Jack Wilshere has been ruled out of action following an ankle issue picked up in training, while Javier Hernandez is ill. 'We will see in the next days what is the risk'. No, he doesn't have a chance to play on Sunday.