He said:" I was disappointed we didn't win, the team were disappointed and that typifies the improvement in the team. I said in the changing room there's been a big turnaround and a massive improvement and so it proved.
"I was pleased with the way they approached the game so what more could you ask for?
"We're playing catch-up in terms of points but we are improving all the time, we were under-strength at the start of the season.
"Now we can win games and all of a sudden the confidence comes and the understanding comes.
"The players are going to have a breather now and they deserved it."