UK time is: 22:54:00
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Sky Blues boss: We'll have a go

Coventry City manager Iain Dowie believes that the 11,000+ away supporters following his side to Old Trafford on Wednesday means he has to send out a side that can attack Manchester United.

'Playing in the Carling Cup doesn't take the pressure off, but it will hopefully help us get back to some decent away form,' he said.

'It is a really difficult game. Of any draw it would be the most difficult, that and Arsenal away, Liverpool away or Chelsea away.

'Those four are the tough draws so from our point of view, we've got to go there and enjoy it and take a bit of attacking intent. You can't go there and just shut up shop because it won't quite be his 'A string' but we'll have to have a good day and they'll have to have an off-day for us to get anything out of it.

'I do think it's important that we go there with some attacking intent, particularly because we're taking 11,500 with us.'




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.

Join the Vital Fantasy Football League - its Free!

The Journalist

Writer: CCFC Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday September 25 2007

Time: 8:13AM

Your Comments

We have to have a go and I think Mifsud has to play if fit. He is capable of giving any defence problems.
roberts
Trying to defend would be madness judging by Saturday's circus!
Rugby Sky Blue
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Coventry City Articles

Coventry City Loan Deadline Latest (Wednesday November 26 2014)

One Small Step for Sky Blues (Sunday November 23 2014)

Madine Earns City a Vital Victory (Saturday November 22 2014)

City Change Transfer Focus (Friday November 21 2014)

Time For City To Step Up (Friday November 21 2014)

City Transfers: Striker Merry-Go-Round (Thursday November 20 2014)

Final Day Fixtures Set (Thursday November 20 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 35
2. wolstc 3
3. roberts 1

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
15. Port Vale 18 6 4 8 -2 22
16. Doncaster 16 6 3 7 -6 21
17. Crawley 18 5 6 7 -10 21
18. Coventry 18 5 5 8 -7 20
19. Leyton Orient 18 4 7 7 -3 19
20. Gillingham 18 4 6 8 -7 18
21. Colchester 18 4 5 9 -4 17

Breaking League News

The MacAttack Returns To Posh
Peterborough : 26/11/2014 20:52:00
DRFC Midfielder walking disciplinary tightrope
Doncaster : 26/11/2014 20:17:00
Fulham Striker Set To Sign For City?
Bristol City : 26/11/2014 19:18:00
Luke Ayling MOTM v Preston
Bristol City : 26/11/2014 18:41:00
Crewe snap up strike pair
Crewe : 26/11/2014 18:41:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

If You Could Sign Just One Would It Be
Suggested By:  Editor
Gary Madine 67%
Frank Nouble 33%