UK time is: 19:06:57
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Sky Blues see off Morecambe

Coventry 2-1 Morecambe
FA Cup 2nd Round
1st December 2012
15:00
Ricoh Arena

Morecambe battled gamely but couldn't quite manage a fightback and exited the FA Cup in the second round following Saturday's defeat at Coventry.

Few chances were created in the first half but after Barry Roche brought down Gary McSheffrey Coventry had a chance to take the lead from the spot. McSheffrey (38) stepped up himself with his penalty sending the league one side into the break ahead.

Less than 20-seconds into the second half Carl Baker (46) extended The Sky Blues' lead with a fine strike and midway through the half Coventry thought it was three but an offside flag denied them.

A 25-yard screamer from Kevin Ellison (77) brought Morecambe back into the game but it wasn't enough with Coventry holding on to win 2-1 and take a place in round three.

The official website will be the place to visit for a full report - click here.

Apply To Be A Site Editor




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Site Staff Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday December 2 2012

Time: 10:40AM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Morecambe Articles

Morecambe Draw Away… at Home. (Saturday January 24 2015)

Cheltenham Buckle Up. (Saturday January 17 2015)

Rovers Return... With A Point. (Saturday January 10 2015)

Redshaw: Red Face today... (Saturday January 3 2015)

Great Scott: Shrimps` goalie. (Saturday December 20 2014)

Hatters in Tatters at Morecambe. (Saturday December 13 2014)

Bentley: We Kept Plugging Away (Monday December 1 2014)

Archived Morecambe Articles

List All Vital Morecambe Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
8. Stevenage 28 12 5 11 2 41
9. Exeter 29 11 8 10 -2 41
10. Plymouth 28 11 7 10 10 40
11. Morecambe 28 10 8 10 2 38
12. Northampton 27 11 4 12 7 37
13. Wimbledon 27 10 7 10 0 37
14. Cambridge 27 10 6 11 9 36

Breaking League News

» Shrewsbury : 31/01/2015 18:59:00
» Hartlepool : 31/01/2015 18:55:00
» Tranmere : 31/01/2015 18:49:00
» Exeter : 31/01/2015 18:41:00
» Cheltenham : 31/01/2015 18:33:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Morecambe v Luton?
Suggested By:  Morecambe Admin
Morecambe win 34%
Luton win 33%
Draw 33%