UK time is: 13:32:05
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Sky Blues remain consistently inconsistent

Saturday's 1-1 draw against Birmingham City left Coventry City with 10 games in which to put together a consistent run of winning games and save themselves from the drop into League One.

The perception of the Sky Blues' season is that they have become more competitive since Christmas but a breakdown of the 36 games played to date does not bear that out with the figures reading as follows.

First 12: 2 wins, 5 draws, 5 defeats (11 points). 9 goals scored.

Second 12: 2 wins, 2 draws, 8 defeats (8 points). 11 goals scored.

Third 12: 3 wins, 2 draws, 7 defeats (11 points). 11 goals scored.


The first dozen games of the campaign saw a City side that was struggling to score goals and win games but who were tougher to beat than in the next two stages of the season.

The second clump of fixtures was saved from complete disaster by the back-to-back home wins over Christmas and the third, although it has seen excellent victories over Middlesbrough and Leeds, has still failed to bring that winning run that would have the teams above us worried.

All of the above wins of course have come on home soil and, as has been said throughout the campaign, City simply must pick up some victories on the road between now and May to have a chance of staying up.






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:Monday March 12 2012

Time: 8:23PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Articles

Pressley Aims To Stir Sky Blues (Friday April 18 2014)

A Good Friday for Sky Blues? (Thursday April 17 2014)

Final Four for Sky Blues (Monday April 14 2014)

CCFC: Five for Fun (Sunday April 13 2014)

Narrow Defeat for Sky Blues (Saturday April 12 2014)

Two Changes For Sky Blues (Saturday April 12 2014)

Archived 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 11
2. roberts 2
3. wolstc 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Coventry 1 - 2 Swindon
Peterborough 1 - 0 Coventry
Coventry 1 - 2 MK Dons
Coventry 0 - 0 Bradford
Crewe 1 - 2 Coventry
Coventry 1 - 0 Stevenage

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
14. Bristol City 43 12 17 14 1 53
15. Gillingham 43 15 6 22 -17 51
16. Oldham 42 13 11 18 -10 50
17. Coventry 43 16 11 16 -2 49
18. Colchester 43 11 13 19 -12 46
19. Tranmere 43 12 10 21 -24 46
20. Crewe 43 12 10 21 -27 46

Breaking League News

Vital Posh MOTM -Vs- Bradford City Poll
Peterborough : 19/04/2014 11:00:00
Rotherham : 19/04/2014 10:36:00
RUFC - View From The Opposition - Wolves
Rotherham : 19/04/2014 10:18:00
Peterborough : 19/04/2014 10:01:00
Rate The Ref - Bradford City v Posh (Poll)
Peterborough : 19/04/2014 09:29:00
Clough admits he took a gamble against Stevenage
Sheff Utd : 19/04/2014 08:00:00
It's kicking off In Swindon Town Boardroom Again
Swindon : 19/04/2014 07:42:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

This Season, Have You Been To Watch City
Suggested By:  Editor
More 34%
Less 66%
The Same 0%