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'Phenomenal' atmosphere catching Coventry City rivals 'by surprise a bit'

Coventry City have one of the best home records in the Championship this season Coventry City captain Liam Kelly says that the "phenomenal" atmosphere being generated by the fans has played a major role in the team's excellent home form this season. The Sky Blues returned to the Coventry Building Society Arena at the beginning of this season after using St Andrew's in Birmingham as their 'home' ground for two years.

coventrytelegraph.net ,  15 hours ago 1
'Phenomenal' atmosphere catching Coventry City rivals 'by surprise a bit'

Coventry City captain Liam Kelly issues rallying call ahead of Bournemouth match

Promotion-favourites Bournemouth host the Sky Blues in the Championship this Saturday in a huge match Liam Kelly insists that Coventry are not going to Bournemouth this weekend just to make up the numbers and will be going all out to win while "entertaining" the travelling support. The Cherries have been in terrific form under new manager Scott Parker this season, losing just twice in 19 games, the fewest defeats of any side in the Championship.

coventrytelegraph.net ,  17 hours ago 1
Coventry City captain Liam Kelly issues rallying call ahead of Bournemouth match

NS Mura v Tottenham tips: Europa Conference League best bets and preview

Liam Kelly previews Tottenham's Europa Conference League trip to Slovenia, picking out a best bet for their game against minnows NS Mura. Football betting tips: Europa Conference League 1pt Tottenham to win with -2 goal handicap at 13/8 (PaddyPower, Betfair Sportsbook) The prospect of facing NS Mura would hardly have been nowhere near the top of Antonio Conte's priorities after taking over as Spurs manager, but it does represent a good chance to boost confidence and keep his unbeaten start to life at Tottenham intact.

sportinglife.com ,  1 day ago 0
NS Mura v Tottenham tips: Europa Conference League best bets and preview

Ben Sheaf form leaves Mark Robins with a question to answer (on Liam Kelly)

Sky Blues boss Mark Robins has plenty of midfield options where competition is intense ahead of Saturday's trip to Bournemouth The Liam Kelly versus Ben Sheaf debate will rumble on this weekend when Coventry City travel to Bournemouth looking for a rare three points on the road. Sky Blues boss Mark Robins drafted his influential captain back into his side to face Birmingham on Tuesday night when the 31-year-old midfielder was a straight swap for Sheaf in the holding midfield role alongside Gustavo Hamer - one of the first names on the teamsheet and player who has missed just one league game so far this season due to suspension, having started all but one of City's Championship matches.

coventrytelegraph.net ,  1 day ago 1
Ben Sheaf form leaves Mark Robins with a question to answer (on Liam Kelly)

Elliott List the hero for Stevenage in draw at Rochdale

Elliott List twice fired managerless Stevenage level as they earned a point in a 2-2 draw at Rochdale. The home side were ahead just five minutes in, Liam Kelly’s corner nodded into the mix by Corey O’Keeffe and turned home by frontman Jake Beesley.

sundaypost.com ,  3 days ago 0
Elliott List the hero for Stevenage in draw at Rochdale

Rapid Vienna v West Ham tips: Europa League best bets and preview

Liam Kelly previews West Ham's Europa League trip to face Rapid Vienna, expecting a tighter match-up than the prices suggest. Football betting tips: Europa League 1pt Under 2.5 Goals at 6/5 (General) West Ham head to Austria in full control of Group H, four points clear at the top with just two matches left to play.

sportinglife.com ,  3 days ago 1
Rapid Vienna v West Ham tips: Europa League best bets and preview

Premier League review: Relentless title race; Big chance Benteke; New manager bounce; Ole's end

Liam Kelly reviews the Premier League action from a data perspective, highlighting points of interest after the latest round of matches. The aim of this weekly column is to provide standout stats from each round of fixtures, to use underlying numbers to identify recent trends, and to inform punters with tools to improve their betting on the Premier League.

sportinglife.com ,  4 days ago 6
Premier League review: Relentless title race; Big chance Benteke; New manager bounce; Ole's end

World Cup qualifying betting tips: Liechtenstein v Romania; Portugal v Serbia

Football betting tips: European World Cup qualifying 1pt Romania to beat Liechtenstein and Under 3.5 Goals in the match at 21/20 (Bet365) 1pt Both Teams to Score 'No' in Portugal v Serbia at 10/11 (BetVictor) Liechtenstein v Romania Liam Kelly Liechtenstein enter this game on the back of a heavy beating at the hands of Germany, losing 9-0 in a result that moves their goal difference in Group J to -30.

sportinglife.com ,  13 days ago 0
World Cup qualifying betting tips: Liechtenstein v Romania; Portugal v Serbia

Alex Newby completes brace at the death as Rochdale and Leyton Orient draw

Alex Newby scored at the death to rescue a point as Rochdale held play-off-chasing Leyton Orient to a 2-2 League Two draw at Spotland. The home side raced into the lead with the game just 30 seconds old, Corey O’Keeffe heading Liam Kelly’s delivery back across the face of goal and Newby nodding home from close range.

newschainonline.com ,  13 days ago 0
Alex Newby completes brace at the death as Rochdale and Leyton Orient draw

Wales v Belarus tips: World Cup qualifying best bets and preview

Liam Kelly previews the match between Wales and Belarus on Saturday night, expecting Gareth Bale to shine on his big night in Cardiff. Football betting tips: European World Cup qualifying 1.5pts Gareth Bale to outscore opposition at 13/10 (Sky Bet) Wales' exploits in the Nations League means a play-off place for the World Cup is almost guaranteed, but a qualifying campaign that ends in a second-placed finish behind Belgium would be another marker for a nation trying to establish itself as a real threat at international level.

sportinglife.com ,  13 days ago 6
Wales v Belarus tips: World Cup qualifying best bets and preview

Motherwell star earns 'one of the best' praise as Scotland chances assessed

The vice-captain enjoyed a fine outing against Aberdeen. Motherwell striker Kevin Van Veen says Liam Kelly ranks among the top goalkeepers he has worked with - but manager Graham Alexander believes his vice-captain has nothing to prove. The goalkeeper was inspiring at the weekend as the Steelmen beat Aberdeen 2-0 to move fifth in the Premiership.

dailyrecord.co.uk ,  16 days ago 0
Motherwell star earns 'one of the best' praise as Scotland chances assessed

Republic of Ireland v Portugal tips: World Cup qualifying best bets and preview

Liam Kelly previews Portugal's all-important trip to face the Republic of Ireland in Dublin, picking out a best bet for the World Cup qualifier. Football betting tips: European World Cup qualifying 1.5pts Portugal to win and Under 3.5 Goals in the match at 20/21 (bet365)

sportinglife.com ,  17 days ago 3
Republic of Ireland v Portugal tips: World Cup qualifying best bets and preview

Premier League review: Saints go marching on; S-Ole survivor; Aubameyang aside, Arsenal assertive

Liam Kelly reviews the Premier League action from a data perspective, highlighting points of interest after the latest round of matches. The aim of this weekly column is to provide standout stats from each round of fixtures, to use underlying numbers to identify recent trends, and to inform punters with tools to improve their betting on the Premier League.

sportinglife.com ,  18 days ago 6
Premier League review: Saints go marching on; S-Ole survivor; Aubameyang aside, Arsenal assertive

Motherwell ace leaves Aberdeen attacker stunned as brilliant Pittodrie display leads to 'which one' quip

The Scotland international pulled off a range of stunning saves at Pittodrie. Motherwell goalkeeper Liam Kelly made multiple stops to keep Aberdeen at bay on Saturday - leaving Dons attacker Ryan Hedges unable to count how many. Kevin Van Veen's second half double sealed an impressive away win for the Steelmen which moved Graham Alexander's men into the Premiership's fifth spot.

dailyrecord.co.uk ,  18 days ago 0
Motherwell ace leaves Aberdeen attacker stunned as brilliant Pittodrie display leads to 'which one' quip

Motherwell goalkeeper Liam Kelly praised for wonder save in win over Aberdeen

Motherwell manager Graham Alexander praised goalkeeper Liam Kelly following his a wonder save in Saturday’s 2-0 cinch Premiership win over Aberdeen – and admitted he thought Lewis Ferguson had scored. Kelly was dropped from the Scotland squad for the upcoming internationals against Moldova and Denmark, but put in a fine performance against the Dons.

global.fourfourtwo.com ,  19 days ago 0
Motherwell goalkeeper Liam Kelly praised for wonder save in win over Aberdeen

Aberdeen 0 Motherwell 2: Graham Alexander's men bounce back from Rangers rout to win at Pittodrie

GRAHAM Alexander wore a smile last night after his shock troops restored their reputation by damaging a resurgent Aberdeen with a courageous display. And two second-half strikes from Kevin van Veen took the eye as the Fir Park outfit put their woes behind them and delivered a battling ninety minutes to ruffle Reds’ feathers and take the points to hoist them up the cinch Premiership table.

www-tmp.thenational.scot ,  20 days ago 3
Aberdeen 0 Motherwell 2: Graham Alexander's men bounce back from Rangers rout to win at Pittodrie

Motherwell duo hailed after outstanding performances against Aberdeen

Graham Alexander should have showdown talks with his players more often. The Motherwell manager sat down with Kevin Van Veen last week and demanded more consistency from the Dutch striker. Van Veen promptly went out and doubled his league tally for the season with a game-clinching double over Aberdeen at Pittodrie.

scotsman.com ,  20 days ago 5
Motherwell duo hailed after outstanding performances against Aberdeen

Kevin van Veen’s double fires Motherwell to win at Aberdeen

Kevin van Veen’s second-half double brought an end to Aberdeen’s resurgent form as Motherwell took the three points at Pittodrie. The Dutchman’s brace also saw the visitors open up a three-point gap on the Dons in the battle for a place in the top six of the cinch Premiership – which sees five sides separated by just four points.

sundaypost.com ,  20 days ago 0
Kevin van Veen’s double fires Motherwell to win at Aberdeen

Graham Alexander admits Motherwell mistake and urges squad to help Liam Kelly get back in Scotland fold

Steelmen held a no-holds barred meeting in the wake of last Sunday's 6-1 thrashing off Rangers - now Alexander is looking for a response against Aberdeen. Graham Alexander reckons the pain from the heaviest defeat of his managerial career will never leave him. The Motherwell boss insists the aftermath of Sunday’s 6-1 thrashing off champions Rangers has stripped both his and his players’ characters bare as they search for a response against Aberdeen this afternoon.

dailyrecord.co.uk ,  20 days ago 2
Graham Alexander admits Motherwell mistake and urges squad to help Liam Kelly get back in Scotland fold

Coventry City manager explains selection thinking behind player with 'massive value' to the squad

The 31-year-old Sky Blues skipper has found himself out of the starting line-up in recent games. We asked Mark Robins for his thoughts on the influential midfielder. Few would argue about Liam Kelly’s influence at Coventry City over the last four and a half years. One of only three players to go the full distance from League Two back to the Championship, along with Dom Hyam and Jordan Shipley, the Sky Blues skipper has traditionally been one of the first names on the teamsheet.

coventrytelegraph.net ,  21 days ago 0
Coventry City manager explains selection thinking behind player with 'massive value' to the squad