League One

October 20, 2012


Coventry City

1 - 2

Notts County

League One

14:00 +00:00, October 20, 2012

Ricoh Arena, England

Referee: P Gibbs

John Fleck, Richard Wood, Gary McSheffrey and Cody McDonald are all back in training ahead of Coventry's home clash against high-flying Notts County.

Team Stat Comparison

Coventry City Notts County
Matches Played 46 46
Table Position 15 12
Points 55 65
Goal Difference 7 12
Goals for * 1.3 1.3
Goals against * 1.2 1.0
Last 5 D-L-L-D-L D-W-W-L-L
Last 5 home L-D-W-W-D D-W-L-W-L
Last 5 away D-L-L-L-W W-L-L-D-D
*  Goals per match - home matches for home club and away matches for away club
Stats: Coventry City | Notts County

Competition Stats

Coventry City Notts County
Goals David McGoldrick 16 Jamal Campbell-Ryce 8
Assists Carl Baker 8 Alan Judge 11
Yellows Gary McSheffrey 7 Alan Judge 10
Reds Jordan Stewart 1 Andre Boucaud 2
Squads: Coventry City | Notts County

Next Matches

Coventry City Notts County
4/18 H: Swindon Town 4/18 A: Bristol City
4/21 A: Oldham Athletic 4/21 H: Crawley Town
4/26 H: Wolverhampton Wanderers 4/26 H: Swindon Town
5/3 A: Sheffield United 5/3 A: Oldham Athletic

Midfielder Fleck suffered a nasty head injury in last Saturday's 2-2 draw at Swindon which saw him knocked unconscious and require lengthy treatment before being taken to hospital, where he was later released following tests.

He has been routinely monitored all this week and it remains to be seen whether he will feature.

Defender Wood, already playing with a broken nose, suffered a second break against the Robins but the battle-hardened Yorkshireman looks set to face the fifth-placed Magpies.

Winger McSheffrey and striker McDonald have both missed out of late with foot and knee injuries respectively but are expected to compete for a place in manager Mark Robins' matchday 18. David Bell (hip) and Conor Thomas (knee) remain long-term absentees.

Key trio Alan Judge, Neal Bishop and Dean Leacock are undergoing intensive treatment in an attempt to get fit for Notts County's trip to the Ricoh Arena.

All three players were missing from the Magpies' squad for the 4-1 home defeat to Sheffield United in the Johnstone's Paint Trophy on Wednesday night.

It was initially thought they were rested but manager Keith Curle has revealed they missed the second-round tie through injury.

"There was not one player rested. Everybody that didn't play was due to injury,'' Curle said. "I have no idea if they will be back. They will be getting intensive treatment morning and afternoon.''

Judge limped out of the 4-0 league win over Carlisle last weekend after being kneed in the backside, while Leacock also picked up a knock at Brunton Park while Bishop has a rib injury.

The Magpies go to the Ricoh Arena looking to extend their club-record run of unbeaten away league games to 14 matches.