Vital Football

Latest Coventry City News

Chesterfield trip for City

Chesterfield trip for City

Coventry City begin their final preparations for the Championship season on Tuesday night when they travel to the B2net Stadium, home of last season's League Two champions Chesterfield before Saturday's game against Premier League newcomers Norwich City.

The Spireites earned a deserved reputation in 2010/11 for the attacking football they displayed on their own patch and despite the loss of top scorer Craig Davies this summer, crafty veteran Jack Lester and his fellow strikers will provide a good pre-season test for the Sky Blues backline.

Andy Thorn has stated that places are still up for grabs in his side but it is clear that the City boss already knows both his preferred formation and starting line-up for the opening day clash against big spending Leicester City.

'I am quite happy with where we are at the moment,' said Thorn after the weekend game with Kettering. 'We just need to get the two 90 minutes under our belt now and stay injury-free.'



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

Writer:CCFC
Date:Monday July 25 2011
Time: 5:48PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Coventry City Articles

Coventry City: Alive and Kicking (Part 3)

Gould inherits a thin squad

Coventry City: Alive and Kicking (Part 2)

Bobby's back but Don's away

Coventry City: Alive and Kicking (Part 1)

Sky Blues avoid the drop (just)

Two Sky Blues Seasons Captured In Print

New Coventry City books in October

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
Yes90%
No10%
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