Vital Football

Latest Coventry City News

Tongue biting and respect

Tongue biting and respect

Sky Blues boss Aidy Boothroyd was in reflective mood after last nights thrilling encounter with Cardiff City.

'Early on we showed them far too much respect, we weren't the only ones who were showing them respect but that is for another day and a letter to the referees people' he said.

The Sky Blues deserved at least a point, but must learn from last night that you have to concentrate all of the time because the moment you switch off, as in the 86th minute, you will be punished.

On the subject of the crowd's attitude towards Jay Bothroyd, did that have an adverse effect, with the player keen to make his mark and silence the boo-boys?. When Bothroyd was with City he stood out as a quality player but with a somewhat languid style, but was never given a fair chance to settle because the majority of the fans were on his back the moment he made a mistake.

He certainly seemed to enjoy his moment on Tuesday night.



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

Writer:CCFC
Date:Wednesday October 20 2010
Time: 2:20PM

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Coventry City Articles

Sky Blue Signings: Defender Determined To Shine

McDonald aiming for more League Two success

How Different Will The Sky Blues Look?

New kit launch this week...for a much-changed squad

Two Weeks Until City Return To Action

Sutton friendly the first for Sky Blues

FA End Betting Sponsorship

Late yesterday afternoon, the Football Association announced the result of its three month review of their relationship with gambling companies and that association now comes to an end.

Archived Vital Coventry Articles

Vital Coventry articles from

Site Journalists

CCFC
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Are You Pleased With Mark Robins Return?
Suggested By: Editor
Yes89%
No11%
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Coventry City Results (view all)

Coventry City Fixtures (view all)

The Vital Football Members League