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Only the Best for Leon

Coventry City manager Chris Coleman has heaped praise on Leon Best, the only one of the Sky Blues' summer signings to consistently start under the new boss.

'I have said it to the player myself but it is difficult to see which way it will go really because he could turn into a five or six million pound player, and that's not putting pressure on him,' said the Ricoh Arena supremo.

'I don't want that to go to his head either because at other times he does things that are quite immature, but he has got great potential.

'If he starts scoring and starts realising what he's got with his strength and pace he's a real asset. If he just improves his awareness a little bit when he's in those dangerous areas he has a great chance of being a Premier League player.'

Writer:CCFC
Date:Wednesday April 23 2008
Time: 5:03PM

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