"When those two players, Hudson-Odoi and Mason Mount, have worked hard on the Saturday and they've played a full game and then they come in on Monday and they can't quite work at full pace, that's when Pulisic has got to take the opportunity".
"On the topic of racism, I think a lot of it's to do with miseducation and a lot of it's to do with not knowing a lot about other people's cultures", he said.
"I think it's unfortunate because you can foresee the risk". We have to respond in the right way. "That's not something we've been able to do". I think we were better in the second half and we created chances to win the game.
"He's got to do that week in, week out, day in, day out to prove he's as good if not better than those players we are talking about".
Czech counterpart Jaroslav Silhavy spoke in the pre-match press conference about targeting England's imperfections, yet could hardly believe how much joy they experienced on Friday night. They had the crowd behind them, sometimes the pitch is not as easy to play, but that's no excuse.