"The fans have been fantastic all season," said Warnock.
"They have stuck with me and not given me stick and they know we are in a difficult period. They trust me and they have to really, because I am the best one to take us higher next year.
"We need to get four or five players in and I know the younger lads can continue to do well for us. Even in my disappointment I know we have promise in areas of our squad."