Sky Blues seal striker loan deal

Fri 31 Jan 2014
Author: Kieran Crowley

City clinch deadline day loan deal for Swansea City forward Rory Donnelly until the end of the season...

Coventry City have signed striker Rory Donnelly on a loan deal from Premier League side Swansea City until the end of the season.

The 21-year old joined the Swans in December 2011 from Northern Irish side Cliftonville after he scored 22 goals in 54 league and cup appearances.
 
City manager Steven Pressley said he was delighted to secure the services of a striker he believes has a big future.

The City boss said: "We believe Rory has fantastic potential and will add a lot of quality to our group.

"We're delighted to bring him in on loan until the end of the season and it is a huge boost to the squad to get him in.

"I believe our style of play will suit him. I have said that I wanted to bring in strikers throughout the window and after securing Nathan Delfouneso yesterday, this creates real competition up front."

    Related Articles

    • HIGHLIGHTS: Coventry City 2-1 MK Dons - Chris Stokes and Dominic Samuel goals give City a crucial win

      HIGHLIGHTS: Coventry City 2-1... 11 hours 24 mins ago
      Watch all the goals as the Sky Blues secured their first win at the Ricoh Arena since October over the MK Dons...

    • WATCH: Coventry City interim manager Neil MacFarlane and defender Chris Stokes speak to Sky Blues Player!

      WATCH: Coventry City interim... 1 day ago
      Watch an emotional post-match interview with Neil MacFarlane as the Sky Blues seal a fantastic victory against the Dons...

    • GALLERY: Coventry City 2-1 MK Dons - Check out the pick of the images as City claim three points

      GALLERY: Coventry City 2-1 MK... 1 day ago
      City claimed an important three points at the Ricoh Arena in their attempt to avoid relegation to League Two...

    • "It's a massive three points for the football club. That one was for the gaffer." - Coventry City Interim Manager Neil MacFarlane

      "It's a massive... 1 day ago
      MacFarlane delighted with the Sky Blues' defensive performance as they beat MK Dons 2-1 to climb out the League One relegation zone…

    • "Playing at the Ricoh is what I dreamed of, my home debut couldn't have gone any better really!" Coventry City's Chris Stokes

      "Playing at the Ricoh is... 1 day ago
      Stokes put the Sky Blues in front at the Ricoh Arena and wants to build momentum at Barnsley on Tuesday...

    • MATCH REPORT: Coventry City 2-1 MK Dons - Sky Blues dig in for crucial win after brilliant defensive display

      MATCH REPORT: Coventry City... 1 day ago
      City held on for large parts of the game after goals from Chris Stokes and Dominic Samuel secured a hard fought three points...