Date: 23rd February 2014 at 1:16pm
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It all started so well as Jack Grealish had a big part to play in our opening two goals, and then it all sort of fell apart in the second half.

A two nil lead inside of the opening 15 minutes of the match gave most people the impression we were going to record a good and solid victory on the day, but letting Shrewsbury back into it with 15 minutes of the first half remaining, set up what was a tense and then diabolical end to the second half for us.

Speaking to the Official Site following the three two loss, manager Shaun Derry left nobody under any illusions as to what he thought of our meltdown.

‘That’s disgusting and I can’t believe that we got ourselves in that position after 15-20 minutes. In my honest opinion, we started playing selfishly as individuals, not as a team, and I can’t accept that. Once again we’ve absolutely pressed the self destruct button, just like we did away at Peterborough, and that’s six points that could be unbelievably costly between now and the end of the season and I’m not accepting it.’

Of course we were also reduced to ten men in the game when Jimmy Spencer saw red for leading with an elbow in a challenge with defender Connor Goldson and that didn’t help matters, but Derry was on a bit of a roll in his aftermatch speech.

‘There’s a lack of discipline across the board, from red cards to other offences that I’ll keep private, it’s engrained in the players and they’ve got to take responsibility for their own actions and for their own professionalism. I take responsibility for mine, Greg for his and the staff we’ve got take responsibility for theirs and that’s what hurts.’

He ends with something that should be ringing in the players’ ears.

‘It should be an embarrassed dressing room – because I’m embarrassed.’

Being a fly on the wall would’ve been interesting if that was Derry trying to remain calm in front of the press.