Coventry City | Preston Preview
UK time is: 04:06:32
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Preston North End vs. Coventry City


09 February


Preston Preview

Coventry City travel north in good spirits after Saturday's 4-0 win over Barnsley to face a Preston side who are improving under new manager Alan Irvine but still remain in the bottom three.

Vital Quotes: Iain Dowie

'We will go there in good heart and we won't go looking to shut up shop with 4-5-1.

'We will go to attack them, for sure.'

Preston North End Team News:

New signing Grzegorz Szamotulski is in the squad. The Polish keeper joined this week after leaving Dundee United.

Player to watch: Karl Hawley

The former Carlisle hotshot is showing signs under new boss Irvine that he can score goals in the Championship.

Coventry City Team News:

Marcus Hall is available once again after injury but City may stick with last Saturday's side before freshening things up for the game against Cardiff.

Player to watch: Leon Best

Can the striker produce back-to-back performances after his excellent display against Barnsley last week?

Match Facts & Stats

City have not won at Deepdale since a 3-1 success in the League Cup while they were still in the Premier League.

Ref Watch:

Mike Pike of Cumbria takes charge.

Next Fixtures:

Cardiff at home for the Sky Blues on Tuesday night, a trip to Colchester for PNE.

The Journalist

Writer: CCFC Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday February 8 2008

Time: 9:25AM


Have Your Say

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

Recent Coventry City Articles

League One Weekend Preview (Friday October 21 2016)

Sky Blues v Rochdale (Friday October 21 2016)

CCFC: The State We Are In (Thursday October 20 2016)

Stats: Coventry City v Oxford United (Tuesday October 18 2016)

Sky Blues v Oxford United (Tuesday October 18 2016)

Morecambe v Coventry in FA Cup (Monday October 17 2016)

Midfielder Makes Sky Blues Comeback (Monday October 17 2016)

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 4

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Swindon 16 4 5 7 -4 17
19. Gillingham 15 4 5 6 -6 17
20. MK Dons 15 4 4 7 -4 16
21. Coventry 14 3 6 5 -4 15
22. Oldham 15 3 6 6 -8 15
23. Chesterfield 14 3 3 8 -5 12
24. Shrewsbury 15 2 4 9 -13 10

Coventry City Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Preview: Bury v Bolton
Bolton : 23/10/2016 00:09:00
Millwall : 22/10/2016 23:19:01
Charlton : 22/10/2016 23:12:00
Sheff Utd : 22/10/2016 23:08:00
Oxford team v Port Vale
Oxford : 22/10/2016 14:17:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Where Would You Like To See City Play
Suggested By:  Editor
Butts Park Arena 15%
Ricoh Arena 69%
A New Stadium 16%