Coventry City 3 Northampton Town 1: Match report and analysis after Sky Blues qualify for last 16 of Checkatrade Trophy
The paying public have yet to be convinced by the Checkatrade Trophy – the Ricoh crowd again only just scraped past the 2,000 mark – but the Sky Blues are now officially on the march to the arch.
A second qualifying-group victory, sealed with three exceptional goals, means that they travel to Wycombe Wanderers next month looking to clinch a home draw for the knock-out phase.
And following their long-awaited first League One at Port Vale on Saturday they go into their unscheduled mini Winter break in high spirits. Mark Venus made just two changes for his second goal in caretaker control,... read more
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