Vital Football

Latest Coventry City News

Coleman praises 'fantastic' fans

Coleman praises 'fantastic' fans

Admitting that his Coventry City side deserved to be booed off at half-time against Middlesbrough, Chris Coleman was pleased with the backing that his players received as they battled back from 2-0 down to claim a late, late point.

Although the Ricoh Arena was again barely half-full for the visit of the promotion favourites from Teesside, Sky Blues fans played their part in encouraging the team.

'The fans were fantastic in the second half,' Coleman told the official CCFC website.

'They really got behind us.'

The stay-away fans may be waiting for City to push for a play-off place before venturing back to CV6 but this season's 5 home league games have produced 15 goals, only 1 defeat for the Sky Blues and a host of committed performances from both the home team and their respective visitors.

Exclusive to Vital ! Read now ! The Vital Boxing John H Stacey Interview



*Try Vital Mobile FOR FREE for the latest news, scores, fixtures and so much more*

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:CCFC
Date:Saturday September 26 2009
Time: 9:10PM

Comments

0
Good backing, helped by the team coming out for the 2nd half and having a good go at it - that's all we ask
Dave Bennett
26/09/2009 21:20:00
0
how did our young lads do folks?
merlin
26/09/2009 21:55:00
0
Cork was excellent, never stopped for the 90 minutes. Van Aanholt is just coming back from injury, he'll probably start on Tuesday night
houchen
27/09/2009 09:56:00
0
great second half-good support and well done Jordan Clarke who just got better-hope he keeps his place at Watford
wolstc
28/09/2009 14:24:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Coventry City Articles

Are Southend the Weekend Certainties?

Coventry City may have halted their run of defeats with a narrow success against Crawley Town in the Football League Trophy on Wednesday but few Sky Blues supporters will hold out much hope of gaining

Sky Blues Win Still Poses Questions

Crawley beaten in Football League Trophy

EFL Trophy Third Round Draw Tomorrow

With Tuesday evening seeing the bulk of the EFL Trophy second round ties taking place...

Poll: Experienced League One Boss Wanted

City supporters have their say

Archived Vital Coventry Articles

Vital Coventry articles from

Site Journalists

CCFC
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

What Type Of Manager Do City Need?
Suggested By: CCFC
Experienced League One Gaffer72%
Up And Coming Non-League Boss19%
Highly-Rated Coach0%
Big Name Former Player9%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Scunthorpe 20 13 5 2 44 24
2 Bolton 20 12 4 4 40 12
3 Sheff Utd 20 11 5 4 38 12
4 Bradford 20 9 8 3 35 9
5 Rochdale 20 9 3 8 30 2
6 Peterborough 19 8 5 6 29 7
7 Wimbledon 20 7 8 5 29 6
8 Fleetwood 20 8 5 7 29 5
9 Millwall 19 8 4 7 28 1
10 Southend 20 7 7 6 28 -1
11 Charlton 19 6 9 4 27 7
12 Port Vale 20 7 6 7 27 -5
13 Bristol Rovers 20 7 6 7 27 -6
14 Oxford 20 7 5 8 26 0
15 Gillingham 20 7 5 8 26 -3
16 Walsall 20 6 8 6 26 -5
17 Northampton 20 6 6 8 24 0
18 Swindon 20 6 5 9 23 -7
19 MK Dons 20 5 6 9 21 -5
20 Bury 20 6 2 12 20 -10
21 Coventry 20 4 7 9 19 -8
22 Chesterfield 20 5 3 12 18 -10
23 Oldham 19 3 8 8 17 -10
24 Shrewsbury 20 3 6 11 15 -15
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Coventry City Results (view all)

Coventry City Fixtures (view all)

Dec 10 2016 3:00PM : Southend United (a)
Sky Bet League One
Dec 15 2016 7:45PM : Sheffield United (H)
Sky Bet League One
Dec 26 2016 3:00PM : Bristol Rovers (a)
Sky Bet League One
Dec 31 2016 3:00PM : Peterborough United (a)
Sky Bet League One
Jan 2 2017 3:00PM : Bolton Wanderers (H)
Sky Bet League One
Jan 7 2017 3:00PM : Port Vale (H)
Sky Bet League One

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.houchen1
Write for Vital Football