"We ultimately need to know how to battle in this division and start to win the little individual battles we are losing at the moment."
As for the rest of the season, the Scot admitted: "We have said to the players that we need to finish fourth from bottom and that is all. That is what we are trying to achieve.
"There is no chance that this will dent morale - because we know exactly where we are in relation to the big spending clubs. We know we are miles behind most of them."