First City League Trip To Notts County Since 1992

25 April 2013 12:13
A look at City V Notts County matches

Coventry City make their first trip to Notts County for a league game on Saturday for the first time since the sides were in the top flight in 1991/92.

A Kenny Sanson own goal, gave Notts County a 1-0 win on Saturday April 11th 1992.

Since then, the last time City played at Meadow Lane was in a friendly on Sunday July 23rd 2006. The Sky Blues won 2-0 with goals from Stern John (46) and Gary McSheffrey (71) in front of a crowd of 1602.

The teams that day were:

City: Marshall, McNamee (Giddings 67), Hall, Heath (Bischoff 46), Ward, Hughes (Doyle 46), Songo'o ,Cameron, Adebola (John 46), McSheffrey, Thornton. Subs Whing, Lynch, Turner, Gooding, Morrell.

Notts County Pilkington (Deeney 46), Silk (Gleeson 67), McCann, White, Edwards, Pipe (Lee 55), Ross (Martin 77), Somner (Curtis 21,Frost 85), Parkinson (Sheridan 67 ), Dudfield (N'Toya 61), Mendes. SNU Needham.

City have played 15 league and cup matches at Meadow Lane but have only won two of them with three draws. City's two wins were on August 29th 1963 with a 3-0 win and a 2-0 win on August 19th 1950.

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Source: Coventry MAD