NOV 00] COVENTRY CITY MATCH
REPORT - PREMIERSHIP
Coventry City (0) 0
Ipswich Town (0) 1
A single injury time goal took Coventry to
their fifth successive defeat and further piled the pressure on
Strachan's managerial position.
heads over from close range.
||Chippo's 25 yard swerving effort is narrowly wide.
||Holland's 25 yard effort is tipped round by
||Kirkland saves well from Stewart.
25 yarder inches wide.
||Stewart's deflection goes just over the bar.
||Telfer's powerful shot well saved by Wright.
||Thompson's free kick seems to hit the bar but
Wright got a finger to it.
||Thompson heads narrowly over after a good run
||Wilnis' glancing header
from Reuser's cross wins the game.
FACTS by Jim Brown
Chris Kirkland: Gary Breen, Marc Edworthy, Paul Telfer, Paul
Williams, Mo Konjic, David Thompson, Youssef Chippo, Cedric
Roussel (John Aloisi 68), Craig Bellamy, Moustapha Hadji
Subs not used: Alan Miller,
Richard Shaw, John Eustace, Gavin Strachan
Richard Wright: Fabian Wilnis, Hermann Hreidarsson, Jim Magilton,
Marc Venus, John McGreal (Titus Bramble 70), Jermaine Wright (Martijn
Reuser 68), Matt Holland, Marcus Stewart, James Scowcroft, Jamie
Subs not used: Mike Salmon,
David Johnson, Richard Naylor
Ipswich - Wilnis (92)
CITY BOOKINGS FOR THE SEASON TO DATE]
Coventry - Chippo
(67, foul on Wilnis)
Ipswich - Wilnis (81, foul on Hadji)
LEAGUE POSITIONS AFTER THIS
Coventry - 17th
Ipswich - 5th
Five successive defeats for City. The worst run of defeats since
1991-92 when they lost five in a row under
Terry Butcher's management.