And Hendon was in no mood to pull any punches, saying: "I need the players to really question themselves. I need each and every one of them to look in the mirror and ask what they are doing here.
"That is not the way I want to see my team play and that is not a performance I will accept.
"I work my socks off each and every day at this club and I expect my players to do the same.
"We are in a hole and it is up to us to dig our way out of it. We know we are in for a tough season and I expect an improvement sooner rather than later."