Key players missing from both teams for Forest game
09 November 2010 08:53
Both side have injury worries Coventry City travel to The City Ground tonight to take on Nottingham Forest in a bid the reinforce their top six status in the Npower Championship. However the Sky Blues will be without their influential central defender and joint top scorer Ben Turner who left The Ricoh on crutches on Saturday after the defeat to Leeds. It is feared that Turner has medial knee ligament damage and will be having scans to check the extent of the injury. Striker Clive Platt could also be missing as he limped off mid way through the first half with a thigh injury. Fellow Striker Freddy Eastwood could make a return to the action after his recovery from a knee operation. Nottingham Forest will be without some of their influential players as well. Club captain Paul McKenna and Kelvin Wilson are both out of contention. McKenna has family problems and has been given leave by the club to deal with them while Wilson has an ongoing back injury. Forest go into tonights game (kick off 7:45pm) hoping to extend their 27 home game unbeaten record.