"You can tell from the way he puts it to you on the pitch. There are loads of things he's got going for him - his experience is second to none and he's a first class manger to be honest, both in terms of man management and also the team.
"We're always going to be in a dog fight right till the last game, but I think we performed really well on Sunday. Aston Villa are a tough team and at times I felt we played some great stuff. I'm not going to tell any lies, we're down here and nobody wants to be down here, it's horrible."