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Don't mention the C-word

Don't mention the C-word

All of the outside attention may be on Saturday's FA Cup game with Chelsea, but Coventry City manager Chris Coleman senses an opportunity for his side to make the play-offs, and rates Wednesday night's game against Sheffield United as the biggest of the season.

"I`m not trying to be clever or flippant," he told the Coventry Telegraph.

'But I swear to you that I do not care about Chelsea right now - we`ll start thinking about them on Thursday morning

"I don`t take the FA Cup lightly - it`s a competition I love.

'But we`ve got an outside chance of making the top six if we keep doing what we`re doing so right now Sheffield United is the only game that matters.

'In fact, it`s now our biggest game of the season because if we want to make a late charge for the play-offs it`s vital we get three points tomorrow night.'



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Writer:CCFC
Date:Tuesday March 3 2009
Time: 5:32PM

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