Sky Blues deserved more - Coleman

Published Add your comment

Football News

Manager Chris Coleman felt his Coventry side deserved better following the 1-1 draw with Bristol City.

Nicky Maynard's 25-yard stunner cancelled out Leon Best's headed opener after a bright start from the Sky Blues.

"We have got a point but we feel we might have had three," said Coleman, who questioned whether Maynard's goal should have stood.

"Take nothing away from the strike. But we felt the referee should have blown up for handball twice in the build-up," he added.

The hosts had an effort disallowed which Coleman believes would have propelled them to victory.

"We were disappointed to have that second goal ruled out for offside because if we had gone in at half time 2-0 up, we probably would have gone on to win the game. But this has stopped a little run because we had lost two games in a row."

Copyright (c) PA Sport 2009, All Rights Reserved.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE:

Leon Best
Bristol City
Nicky Maynard
Coventry City

Article Comments

Read more

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author


This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again