And so he should be. Let's not praise him for that. We could be nearly top half by 5pm tomorrow, the squads had £220m spent on it in 18 months, with the promise of much more to spend.Yes. Of course he should be.
He's been attacked by some though - not necessarily on here, mind - because they think he will oversell our struggles in an effort to make himself look bigger.
Here he is, explicitly saying we should be looking to do much more than avoid relegation from the start.