No knock-out punch as St Johnstone slug it out with Hibs at packed Easter Road
Battling for every point as they seek to evade relegation, his men showed improvement after the interval to wrestle some control away from their hosts but they never really threatened Kevin Dabrowski in the opposition goal.
"I thought we both tried to have a go and get into good areas, but the quality in the final third let both teams down.”
"I was almost going to bring Shaun Rooney down from the stand in the second half to play right wing back! It's not great when both of your right wing backs get injured within 20 minutes of each other.
“Fortunately, it didn't cost us the game, but I wasn't able to make too many forward-thinking changes.
“In the end, I am quite happy with the point."
He was also pleased to see Cammy MacPherson survive a rash challenge on Jake Doyle-Hayes.
"It was one of those where he took a bad touch and gave the ref a decision to make. At the time I didn’t think it was a red card but I haven't seen it back.
"We've had some really tough decisions go against us this season and maybe we were a bit lucky to get one this time.”
Want to join the conversation? Please or to comment on this article.