“The lads have got good belief in themselves as individual players and collectively,” said Parkinson.

“We said at half-time that there was a great opportunity for us because we knew how they play with a very high line and we knew if the timing of the runs was right, we would get in.

“When Altrincham came here on Saturday they had five or six chances very similar.

“Notts County will probably look at it and think that over the two games, to only concede one goal against Altrincham, they have got away with it a little bit.”