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Pressley grilled by Kenilworth Under 9s

3 December 2013

Find out what City boss Steven Pressley's favourite goal celebration is plus more...

Coventry City boss Steven Pressley was given a grilling with a difference last week when he turned up to a training session at Kenilworth Town Under 9s.

The Sky Blues manager watched the youngsters put through their paces in a training session before the players turned the tables and fired a series of 'interesting' questions at him after gettin themselves an autograph.

Check out some of the most inventive questions we've ever heard plus the gaffer's response!

Who was your best player you've played with?
Brian Laudrup

Who's the best keeper you've ever played with?
I've got to say Oggy because we are in Coventry. 

Who's Coventrys best players?
It's great that there are all the local lads playing in the team and working with local players in the first team means a lot to me and to local people.

Who's hardest team to play against team in League One?
All teams have different styles, but the best team we've played against is Brentford.

What was best game you played in?
For Scotland against France at Hampden Park. We beat them 1-0 when they were runners up in the World Cup a few months earlier. I don't know how we did it but we did.

What is the weirdest thing you've signed?
A lady's bottom.

How many trophies have you won?
One as a manager and seven or eight as a player.

How many matches have you won in your life?
Don't know.

Which was the best club you played at?
Heart of Midlothian FC.

What's your favourite colour?
Sky Blue.

Which football boots do you have?
White Nikes.

Where did you play on the pitch?
Central Defender.

Have you ever been in goal?
Never as a professional only as a young boy.

What's your favourite food?
Haggis.

Do you prefer being a player or a manager?
Manager. 

How many people did you tell off after the 5-1 loss?
A few, but none the next day.

Have you ever signed a Coventry City or Aston Villa shirt?
Coventry yes, Villa no.

Who is the best player you've managed?
There are lots of good players at the club it's hard to pick just one.

Where were you born?
In the north of Scotland, a place called Elgin.

What number did you wear as a player?
4

What's your favourite celebration?
The robot.

Have any players ever had to come off the pitch to go to the toilet?
No.

What was your worst injury?
I had to have a back operation to have a disc removed and new disc put in.

Have Coventry had many yellow cards?
We've had two players with five bookings who had to miss a game and Callum Wilson is now on five so he will have to miss the next match.

Have you ever had a red card?
Yes quite a few.

What's the best trophy you've won?
Scottish Premier League with Celtic and Rangers, it's like the Premier League but not as good!

What team did you support when you were little?
Aberdeen.

Any advice for under 9 players at Kenilworth Town?
Yes, all the players that make it have a good attitude.


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