November 2010 Archives
I DON'T need to check out the weather reports on the telly to see what the temperature is going to be, because all I need to do is look at the football instead.
You can tell when it's turning a bit chilly because a lot of players take to the pitch wearing gloves, and now a thing called a Snood wrapped around their necks.
I'd love to know though who it was who started the craze of wearing gloves during a match, because he has a lot to answer for I reckon.
WE needed those three points on Saturday against Burnley, and although it wasn't pretty at times at least it brought an end to three losses prior to the game.
I knew though that the attendance would be low again and it looks like the average gate at the Ricoh is going to be under fifteen thousand this season.
Still we've all written enough now on this subject and we just have to accept that certain fans will only turn up for local derbies, cup games, and Leeds United.
AIDY Boothroyd has hailed the revamped defence that halted a sequence of three consecutive defeats and steered Coventry City to their morale-boosting 1-0 win against Burnley.
MANAGERS veer towards the myopic when they analyse games and Brian Laws' take was that his Burnley side dominated proceedings at the Ricoh Arena before being robbed by Coventry's only shot on target.
AIDY Boothroyd sees tomorrow's Ricoh Arena clash with Burnley as a crunch fixture in terms of shaping the way ahead.
DANNY FOX says he would love a permanent return to Coventry City one day after missing out on lining up against his old club with Burnley tomorrow.
AIDY Boothroyd is preparing his Coventry City players for their "hardest" match of the season so far when they take on a Burnley side still adapting to life back in the Championship on Saturday.
Having been a Coventry City fan for more than 40 years I suppose I should have known better, and should have prepared myself for the disappointment of a catastrophic eight days.
KEIREN Westwood has pulled out of the Republic of Ireland squad with flu but Coventry City boss Aidy Boothroyd hopes his number one goalkeeper recovers in time for Saturday.
DANNY WARD is set to return to Coventry City after recovering from a hernia injury.