Coventry City - City to face one Hull of an in-fom side
UK time is: 22:06:14
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

City to face one Hull of an in-fom side

Hull City will travel to face the bottom club in the Championship at the Ricoh Arena on Saturday in buoyant mood after a second successive impressive home win on Wednesday night.

Having seen off Leicester City and their former boss Nigel Pearson on Saturday, the Tigers beat Birmingham 2-1 to move into the play-off places and strengthen the job claims of caretaker manager Nick Barmby.

'The ambition [for Hull] is to be up there,' he said afterwards.

'The team we've got, they should be believing they can challenge and there's no reason they can't.

'If they show that application week in, week out they've got a great chance. But it's a difficult league and you just need to be more consistent.

'We've asked them for consistency at home and they've managed to win the last two, which is pleasing. I'm really thrilled, it was an important win for us tonight.'

The home side meanwhile know that time will soon begin to run out for them should they continue conceding suicidal goals such as those presented to Portsmouth last weekend.

"We know once we cut out the mistakes we will be at the other end of the table," said an optimistic skipper Sammy Clingan when talking to the official club website.




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:Thursday December 8 2011

Time: 6:49AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Can't see us being at the other end of the table but hopefully we can move a bit towards safety
roberts
Report Abuse
09/12/2011 07:38:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Coventry City Articles

Familiar Face At Sky Blues First Day (Wednesday July 1 2015)

City Are Back, City Are Back (Wednesday July 1 2015)

Defender Agrees Sky Blues Switch (Tuesday June 30 2015)

City Set To Reveal New Kit (Sunday June 28 2015)

If...Coventry City Transfers (Thursday June 25 2015)

Sky Blues Target Back To Full Fitness (Wednesday June 24 2015)

City Extend Season Ticket Deadline (Wednesday June 24 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

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
5. Bury 0 0 0 0 0 0
6. Chesterfield 0 0 0 0 0 0
7. Colchester 0 0 0 0 0 0
8. Coventry 0 0 0 0 0 0
9. Crewe 0 0 0 0 0 0
10. Doncaster 0 0 0 0 0 0
11. Fleetwood 0 0 0 0 0 0

Breaking League News

Striker Joins From Luton
Blackpool : 01/07/2015 21:33:01
Familiar Face At Sky Blues First Day
Coventry : 01/07/2015 21:03:01
Mellis Becomes Flitcroft's Fourth Capture
Bury : 01/07/2015 19:08:01
Bury Brought Forward
Southend : 01/07/2015 17:56:00
O'Neill Targeted Again
Southend : 01/07/2015 17:48:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Which 'New' Away Game Are You Looking Forward To?
Suggested By:  Editor
Blackpool 10%
Burton Albion 38%
Bury 0%
Millwall 23%
Shrewsbury Town 7%
Southend United 15%
Wigan Athletic 7%