He explained: “I think it is very harsh (to question Pep's tactics). I hear a lot about his tactics and this, that and the other but nine times out of 10, even 10 times out of 10, Pep gets it right and no one complains about the tactics
“Then, it is like Manchester City scored five against X, Y and Z and no-one's complaining about the tactics then.
“He felt that that was the best team and we as lads fully backed him on that and sometimes it is down to the 11 players on the pitch to do a bit more.
“Each and every one of us could have done more and I don't think I'd be out of line by saying that."