In my view no . Considering the position we were in when he took over , the previous 2 managers legacy and the resources at his disposal , just keeping us in the championship is a major achievement . To now be in the top half of this division with a view to making the play-offs has to be above most peoples realistic expectations. As far as the team is concerned I would say we have as strong a first 11 as we have had for several seasons , mm has added some shrewd signings in mcGoldrick , Mings , Berra and since signing a permanent deal , murphy has looked a different player under mm. Of the youngsters I believe McCarthy has given those a chance who have deserved it , with the debatable exception of Marriott. Here's to the next 2 years!