UK time is: 07:58:35
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Houchen tips a Sky Blue struggle

Coventry City make a rare trip to Bootham Crescent on Tuesday night for a Johnstone's Paint Trophy tie against York City of League Two.

The ground was the venue for Keith Houchen's second-most famous piece of FA Cup heroics when he netted a last-gasp penalty for the Minstermen against Arsenal in 1985.

And the Sky Blues legend, who watches York on a regular basis, feels the home side can cause an upset in midweek.

Speaking to The Press, local newspaper of the famous city, he said: 'York have got a bit of momentum and I really enjoyed the way they played last season.

'They've made a big step up and will have to accept losing some matches this season because it's a learning curve but I think York will fancy the match more than Coventry.'




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:Saturday October 6 2012

Time: 12:17PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
A tough game but with the competition for places we now have the players who start should be on their mettle for it. Get through this and we can start to think about Wembley!
houchen
Report Abuse
09/10/2012 09:46:00

A tough game but with the competition for places we now have the players who start should be on their mettle for it. Get through this and we can start to think about Wembley!
houchen
Report Abuse
09/10/2012 09:46:00

hope we carry on winning and it would be good to visit the new Wembley.
wolstc
Report Abuse
09/10/2012 17:09:00

hope we carry on winning and it would be good to visit the new Wembley.
wolstc
Report Abuse
09/10/2012 17:09:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Coventry City Articles

CCFC: Oakwell Reflections (Wednesday March 4 2015)

Sky Blues Undone By Set Piece (Tuesday March 3 2015)

Tykes v Sky Blues (Monday March 2 2015)

Monday The Day For New CCFC Boss? (Monday March 2 2015)

Stats: Coventry City v MK Dons (Saturday February 28 2015)

Team News: Sky Blues Make One Change (Saturday February 28 2015)

City v Dons: Baker & O'Brien (Friday February 27 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 2

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Notts County 32 11 7 14 -6 40
19. Crewe 34 11 6 17 -27 39
20. Leyton Orient 33 9 8 16 -7 35
21. Coventry 33 8 11 14 -12 35
22. Colchester 34 9 7 18 -17 34
23. Crawley 34 8 10 16 -23 34
24. Yeovil 33 7 8 18 -23 29

Breaking League News

CCFC: Oakwell Reflections
Coventry : 04/03/2015 19:56:01
Fleetwood 2-2 Scunthorpe (League 1)
Fleetwood : 04/03/2015 16:25:00
No excuses from Davis
Crewe : 04/03/2015 16:15:00
Football League Ready To Sell Soul To EPL?
Walsall : 04/03/2015 16:02:01
Cotts Only Too Pleased To Have Tonked Orient.
Bristol City : 04/03/2015 15:01:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Which City Loanee Has Impressed Most?
Suggested By:  Editor
Jamie Jones 6%
Matthew Pennington 37%
Sanmi Odelusi 3%
Luke Williams 6%
Dominic Samuel 48%