Firstly I didn't appraise their season in that post, or at the time of the game ... Btw IMO their season was decent - Probably a top 2 budget & made the top 6.
At the time, it was a comment on that game and the post was stating just that
The common sense point, that I really didn't think needed explaining further, was about playing the situation of the game. Rather than blindly sticking 100% to a philosophy.
There are times in games where defenders find themselves in the sh*t and just need to go off script and use common sense