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Sky Blues give it all in defeat

Sky Blues give it all in defeat

Chelsea were kept honest by Coventry City's FA Cup performance at the Ricoh Arena on Saturday, but Guus Hiddink's side were always in control of the 5th Round tie, watched by a record Sky Blues' attendance at their new(ish) stadium.

'Chelsea paid us a compliment by fielding said boss Chris Coleman.

'I couldn't ask any more from my players but we were disappointed with the first goal we gave to Drogba.

'We don't need to give them any help. They are good enough to create their own goals.'



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Writer:CCFC
Date:Saturday March 7 2009
Time: 5:59PM

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good luck in your quest for promotion!
merlin
07/03/2009 21:09:00
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good luck in your quest for promotion!
merlin
07/03/2009 21:09:00
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Hard lines guys - you gave it your best shot but on the day they were just too good for you. Good luck for the rest of the season.
Thaibluefan
08/03/2009 00:43:00
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Hard lines guys - you gave it your best shot but on the day they were just too good for you. Good luck for the rest of the season.
Thaibluefan
08/03/2009 00:43:00
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Was always going to be a Chelsea win.
KIPPAX
08/03/2009 16:40:00
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Was always going to be a Chelsea win.
KIPPAX
08/03/2009 16:40:00
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what a great amosphere and afternoon. Thanks Chelsea for treating us and the game with respect by the side you fielded. Good luck in Turin on Tueasday.
wolstc
08/03/2009 18:27:00
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what a great amosphere and afternoon. Thanks Chelsea for treating us and the game with respect by the side you fielded. Good luck in Turin on Tueasday.
wolstc
08/03/2009 18:27:00
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