And to make matters worse, Erik Sviatchenko, the one senior central defender available, ignoring Ambrose, went off on 18 minutes with a knock to the head.The club really should not find themselves so sparse at the back even taking injuries into consideration.algiris of Lithuania or, most likely, Astana from Kazakhstan who have a good team and a recent and decent Champions League pedigree.
He needs to work out both quandaries rather quickly and time is not on his side.
If the Scottish champions get past the semi-professionals of Gibraltar, as expected, then next up it is either ?
There were positives and negatives, but at least this was a good test - and win - ahead of Wednesday.
Efe Ambrose was dropped from the starting line-up, perhaps forever, and 20-year-old Irish defender Eoghan O’Connell took his place.
BRENDAN Rodgers isn’t the only manager to find himself unsure of his best team and formation so early in the summer.