UK time is: 21:06:41
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

City boss delighted with McSheffrey

Andy Thorn has challenged Gary McSheffrey to play a key role in ensuring survival for Coventry City after the local hero turned in yet another excellent display against Brighton & Hove Albion on New Year's Eve.

'Gary McSheffrey showed two real pieces of quality in the final third and that it is what we have been lacking,' said the Ricoh Arena boss after watching his side make it two wins out of two over the festive period.

McSheffrey was much more influential against Bristol City on Boxing Day and continued that form into the Seagulls game, scoring the first and setting up Lukas Jutkiewicz for a nerve-calming second.

'Gary has Premier League quality, we know that,' added Thorn.

'That's not him finished for the season, we need him to go right through to the very end for us.'

Brighton manager Gus Poyet felt his side did not do enough to get a result and bemoaned the Seagulls' lack of sharpness in front of goal.




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:Sunday January 1 2012

Time: 9:23AM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Coventry City Articles

City v Dons: Baker & O'Brien (Friday February 27 2015)

Ex-Hull City Striker Joins Sky Blues (Friday February 27 2015)

Sky Blues Not Don For Yet? (Thursday February 26 2015)

City Lean Towards Managerial Experience (Wednesday February 25 2015)

CCFC: The New Manager Minefield (Tuesday February 24 2015)

Sky Blues Job Will Attract Attention (Tuesday February 24 2015)

Coventry City Sack Steven Pressley (Monday February 23 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 24

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Crewe 32 11 5 16 -23 38
19. Notts County 30 10 7 13 -6 37
20. Colchester 32 9 7 16 -14 34
21. Crawley 32 8 9 15 -22 33
22. Leyton Orient 31 8 8 15 -7 32
23. Coventry 31 7 11 13 -12 32
24. Yeovil 31 7 7 17 -22 28

Breaking League News

City v Dons: Baker & O'Brien
Coventry : 27/02/2015 20:19:00
DRFC Can Rovers get play-off push back on track?
Doncaster : 27/02/2015 19:00:00
Rochdale Come To Ashton Gate.
Bristol City : 27/02/2015 18:25:00
Crawley v Sheffield United (Team News)
Sheff Utd : 27/02/2015 17:59:00
Gillingham v Barnsley (Team News)
Barnsley : 27/02/2015 17:46:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Which City Loanee Has Impressed Most?
Suggested By:  Editor
Jamie Jones 12%
Matthew Pennington 44%
Sanmi Odelusi 11%
Luke Williams 11%
Dominic Samuel 22%