“I’m not saying I’m right on a regular basis, I’m not but any individual has got to make the decision. With Christian, I’d say he has been incredible across the place, been really good with teammates, and contributed against Wolves.
“He’s pushing for a spot, pushing for a start. Things change quickly in football and he must be ready.”
Pulisic will hope for an appearance against Manchester United on Saturday. Wide-ranging reports suggested that the Red Devils were interested by a summer deal for the USMNT captain, and claimed that United skipper Harry Maguire could go the opposite way in a surprising swap deal that never materialised.