Magilton: Dowie axe is 'harsh'
Iain Dowie's close friend, Ipswich Town manager Jim Magilton has expressed his surprise at the sacking of the Sky Blues boss.
"That was very harsh,' he said.
'Coventry now have to find a new manager who doesn't know the squad and start all over again.
"It is another manager who has lost his job so we know how precarious it is."