Assistant manager Mark Ward said that the most frustrating thing about the result was the lack of quality when the Bulls advanced into dangerous positions.
“We didn’t really create any clear cut chances today. If we read the game a little better or if the final pass was a bit better, we could have scored two or three.”
The stalemate means the two sides meet again at the Forest Town Arena on Tuesday night for a replay. The home advantage may prove pivotal considering the long journey, but the gaffer was far from convinced that the distance will play a part in the result.
“By hook or by crook,” Funk said, “it doesn’t matter if it’s midweek or a Saturday. Half of their lads will probably take the day off and they’ll come ready.”