UK time is: 08:13:55
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Some Sky Blue reasons to be cheerful

After the doom and gloom that Saturday's result at Elland Road engendered, a couple of positive lines have come out of the Coventry City camp this week, all connected to the emerging young talent breaking through into the club's first-team squad.

Firstly Jordan Clarke, who after enduring a torrid time up against Leeds winger Max Gradel, gave the kind of interview to the Coventry Telegraph that it is refreshing to hear.

Foregoing the usual platitudes and cliches, Clarke said simply: 'I should have done better and I will do better'

'From this week I am doing extra in training - foot work and one v ones - and next time you see me I am going to be a different player, I'll tell you that now.'


Great stuff to hear from a young player (or indeed any player) and showing a determination to succeed that will hopefully carry Clarke through a successful career as a professional.

Another new name in the Sky Blues frame recently has been Josh Ruffels, named as a substitute in the past couple of squads and the receipt of fulsome praise from academy boss Gregor Rioch as part of a wider good news story on the amount of youngsters coming through the ranks.

'He is a naturally gifted footballer who links up well, puts good balls in the box and arrives at the back post from the left or central position,' said Rioch of the the midfield starlet.

Vital Coventry is now available on both facebook and twitter, so if you are that way inclined and more importantly understand all this new fangled dangled stuff, feel free to watch us, poke us or whatever else you are meant to do there!

Vital Coventry on: facebook

Vital Coventry on: twitter

Join Vital Coventry

It's easy to REGISTER HERE, simply click the link and enjoy getting involved!




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



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

The Journalist

Writer: CCFC Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday February 9 2011

Time: 4:46PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Coventry City Articles

City Boss Hopeful On Transfers (Tuesday January 27 2015)

City's Problems Extend To Under-21's (Monday January 26 2015)

A Big Week for the Sky Blues (Monday January 26 2015)

Another Starting Point for Sky Blues (Saturday January 24 2015)

Stats: Yeovil Town v Coventry City (Saturday January 24 2015)

City Players Urged To Prove 'Em Wrong (Friday January 23 2015)

City Confirm Goalkeeper Signing (Thursday January 22 2015)

Yeovil Town v Coventry City (Thursday January 22 2015)

City Working Hard To Improve Crowds (Wednesday January 21 2015)

Archived Coventry City Articles

List All Vital Coventry Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. houchen 19

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
15. Walsall 26 8 9 9 -2 33
16. Gillingham 27 8 7 12 -8 31
17. Scunthorpe 24 8 6 10 -7 30
18. Coventry 27 7 9 11 -10 30
19. Barnsley 25 8 5 12 -4 29
20. Crewe 26 8 5 13 -19 29
21. Colchester 26 7 6 13 -11 27

Breaking League News

Sheff Utd : 28/01/2015 21:47:00
Improved Second Half Pleases Robins
Scunthorpe : 28/01/2015 20:21:00
Oldham Now Rescheduled
Rochdale : 28/01/2015 19:42:00
Hill - No Shame In Stoke Loss
Rochdale : 28/01/2015 19:38:00
Big Decision & Fatigue Cost Us - Saunders
Crawley : 28/01/2015 19:28:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Should City Sign a Keeper in January?
Suggested By:  Editor
Yes - As First Choice 57%
Yes - As Back-Up 20%
No - Stick With Allsop/Burge 23%