Sky Blues' development squad kick off new season with narrow defeat to Sheffield Wednesday
Coventry City's development squad kicked off the Professional Development League campaign with a narrow 3-2 defeat away to Sheffield Wednesday at Hillsborough on Monday afternoon.
Striker Mathieu Manset was on target for the Sky Blues from the penalty spot after five minutes but the hosts levelled a minute later.
It was all square at the break but City got their noses in front seven minutes after the restart courtesy of Lewis Rankin to make it 2-1 but the Owls again levelled just a minute later before nabbing a winner four minutes after the hour.
Coventry City: Burge, Phillips, Haynes, Bromley, Willis, Lawton, Garner, Lobjoit (Quinn 52), Maund (Baker-Richardson 80), Manset, Rankin
Subs: Gott (GK), Azille-Moore, Bako
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