He told The Sun: "I am 100 per cent sure that the right man is in the job. He is the best out there. The fans have seen so many great players but also know a good manager - and they know we have a good one in Brendan.
"I can't tell you how impressive he is. The lads have all been impressed with everything he has done.
"He is on the ball with everything, he's top drawer. I can only see us going in one direction."