In front of 2,438 disbelieving witnesses, a blatant case of floodlight robbery was perpetrated in the brewing heartland of Burton on a murky Tuesday evening.
His frankness was refreshing, not that his frustrated opposite number, Nigel Clough, would necessarily appreciate the brutally honest sentiments.
Devante Cole netted the rebound but was correctly ruled offside. Even Steer was left helpless as Stephen Quinn drove ferociously but inches over the angle of post and bar.
With Taylor less than enthusiastic and Tarique Fosu’s application for the job firmly turned down, Grant himself made uncomfortably hard work of squeezing his spot-kick off Collins’ right hand into the bottom corner.