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CoventryCoventry City1CarlisleCarlisle United2

Coventry City 1-2 Carlisle United

Sam Byrne

On-loan Manchester United man Sam Byrne scored the winner as Carlisle hit back to beat Coventry at Sixfields.

The Sky Blues went ahead in the first half through Franck Moussa, who slotted home his 14th goal of the season.

The visitors found the equaliser after 55 minutes, when Liam Millar found unmarked Liam Noble who finished into the corner of the net.

United completed their comeback as substitute Byrne finished emphatically past Joe Murphy in the 70th minute.

Line-ups

Coventry

  • 1Murphy
  • 2Christie
  • 24Clarke
  • 6Thomas
  • 4WebsterBooked at 72mins
  • 15Seaborne
  • 8BakerSubstituted forMcGeouchat 73'minutes
  • 7FleckSubstituted forDanielsat 74'minutes
  • 14Moussa
  • 9Akpom
  • 27Petrasso

Substitutes

  • 11McGeouch
  • 13Burge
  • 16Barton
  • 17Daniels
  • 19Willis
  • 31Haynes
  • 33Maund

Carlisle

  • 18Pickford
  • 39Chimbonda
  • 3Robson
  • 8NobleSubstituted forChantlerat 87'minutes
  • 23O'Hanlon
  • 30Meppen-WalterBooked at 48mins
  • 16Potts
  • 10Ekangamene
  • 31DrennanSubstituted forByrneat 67'minutes
  • 9Miller
  • 24RedmondSubstituted forAmooat 79'minutes

Substitutes

  • 4Chantler
  • 7Amoo
  • 19Symington
  • 20Fleming
  • 25Byrne
  • 29Guy
  • 33Gomez Novo
Referee:
Steve Bratt
Attendance:
1,603

Match Stats

Home TeamCoventryAway TeamCarlisle
Possession
Home54%
Away46%
Shots
Home11
Away8
Shots on Target
Home6
Away6
Corners
Home4
Away0
Fouls
Home15
Away13

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Coventry City 1, Carlisle United 2.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Coventry City 1, Carlisle United 2.

  3. Post update

    Foul by Franck Moussa (Coventry City).

  4. Post update

    David Amoo (Carlisle United) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  5. Post update

    Attempt missed. Dylan McGeouch (Coventry City) right footed shot from the centre of the box is too high.

  6. Post update

    Attempt saved. Chuba Akpom (Coventry City) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is saved in the centre of the goal.

  7. Substitution

    Substitution, Carlisle United. Chris Chantler replaces Liam Noble.

  8. Post update

    Corner, Coventry City. Conceded by Pascal Chimbonda.

  9. Post update

    Cyrus Christie (Coventry City) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  10. Post update

    Foul by Liam Noble (Carlisle United).

  11. Post update

    Foul by Michael Petrasso (Coventry City).

  12. Post update

    Charni Ekangamene (Carlisle United) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  13. Substitution

    Substitution, Carlisle United. David Amoo replaces Daniel Redmond.

  14. Post update

    Jordan Clarke (Coventry City) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  15. Post update

    Foul by Sam Byrne (Carlisle United).

  16. Substitution

    Substitution, Coventry City. Billy Daniels replaces John Fleck.

  17. Substitution

    Substitution, Coventry City. Dylan McGeouch replaces Carl Baker.

  18. Post update

    Foul by Cyrus Christie (Coventry City).

  19. Post update

    Liam Noble (Carlisle United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  20. Booking

    Andy Webster (Coventry City) is shown the yellow card.

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Brentford30206454282666
2Leyton Orient32197664323264
3Wolves30197451203164
4Preston311512441291257
5Rotherham30159653391454
6Peterborough30154115041949
7Walsall31121183629747
8Swindon31136124941845
9MK Dons31127124643343
10Port Vale31134144346-343
11Bradford3181494238438
12Gillingham31115154253-1138
13Coventry3013895853537
14Carlisle31106153652-1636
15Colchester2881193536-135
16Oldham3197153544-934
17Bristol City32614124752-532
18Tranmere3188153554-1932
19Crawley2571082934-531
20Crewe3187163460-2631
21Notts County3293204052-1230
22Sheff Utd2878132838-1029
23Shrewsbury31610152841-1328
24Stevenage2974182849-2125
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