UK time is: 04:43:50
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Florence And The (Goal) Machine

Two class acts were on display at the Ricoh Arena on Saturday, both sending home 10,000+ crowds in a happy mood after displaying their quality over the space of an hour-and-a-half.

Florence and the Machine thrilled in the evening but it was David McGoldrick who was again the star of the show for Coventry City in their win over Walsall.

'I don't think we handled McGoldrick, who is a class above this level," said Saddlers boss Dean Smith after the game, summing up the double-edged sword that is the on-loan striker`s scintillating form as Championship clubs must be queuing up to make offers to Nottingham Forest for the player in January.

`blurred`

Although the rent row made all the headlines before the match the only signs of it during the 90 minutes came from some ironic chants from the away supporters. City fans kept their counsel , partly because the lines are becoming slightly more blurred as to who is to blame but mostly through tiredness over the whole affair.

What most supporters want is their team to play some decent football, score some goals and give it their all. It`s a lot easier to focus on the field of play when you get that and that is what Mark Robins and his side are delivering at the moment.

The off-field issues must come to a head at some point but for one day it was a pleasure to watch a quality artist at work, backed up by a committed group taking pride in their work.




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 December 9 2012

Time: 8:29PM

Your Comments

I think we will make McGoldrick a decent offer but if a team with realistic hopes of promotion from the Championship come in for him it will be hard to get him. The way we are playing should allow someone else to come in and get goals as we are creating lots of chances.
CET Stander
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Coventry City Articles

City Need Points Not Plaudits (Monday October 20 2014)

CCFC: Pressley Feels The Pressure (Saturday October 18 2014)

Stats: Coventry City v Bristol City (Saturday October 18 2014)

Coventry City v Bristol City (Saturday October 18 2014)

Crunch Time for Sky Blues (Friday October 17 2014)

City Make Double Ticket Announcement (Thursday October 16 2014)

Bristol City Bring Impressive Ricoh Record (Wednesday October 15 2014)

Can City end an Unbeaten Run Again? (Monday October 13 2014)

Stats: Crewe Alexandra v Coventry City (Saturday October 11 2014)

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 22
2. roberts 6

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
14. Doncaster 11 4 2 5 -6 14
15. Crawley 13 4 2 7 -11 14
16. Colchester 13 3 4 6 -2 13
17. Coventry 13 3 4 6 -5 13
18. Gillingham 13 3 4 6 -6 13
19. Yeovil 13 3 4 6 -9 13
20. Leyton Orient 12 2 6 4 -2 12

Breaking League News

DRFC Dickov looking to add to squad
Doncaster : 20/10/2014 21:48:00
Doncaster Rovers v Leyton Orient Team News
Doncaster : 20/10/2014 21:40:00
Vital Posh MOTM v Barnsley Poll
Peterborough : 20/10/2014 20:37:00
Rate The Ref: Posh v Barnsley - Charles Breakspear
Peterborough : 20/10/2014 20:08:00
Sheffield United v Glovers - Preview
Yeovil : 20/10/2014 19:57:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Now City Are Back, Where Will They Finish?
Suggested By:  Editor
Top Two 10%
Play-Offs 16%
Top Half 25%
Bottom Half 16%
Bottom Four 33%