His side travel to Norwich on Saturday before a trip to Spurs next weekend, and already the pressure is on after an opening day defeat to Arsenal.
"I do not think I will be entitled to that patience (Rafa Benitez had)," he said. "But the 10 games which he was afforded, there was not a murmur in the ground. I do not think I will have that luxury.
"So a win and a good performance would settle everything down. A win without a performance would do."