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INTERVIEW: Ellis Simms looks back at first brace and aims for the season

The striker scored two against Forest Green Rovers...

18 July 2023

Interviews

INTERVIEW: Ellis Simms looks back at first brace and aims for the season

The striker scored two against Forest Green Rovers...

18 July 2023

Ellis Simms found the back of the net in his first outing in Sky Blues, as City beat Forest Green Rovers 4-0 at the New Lawn.

The striker scored after just four minutes, before quickly doubling his tally just ten minutes later.

Simms has been with the group for over a week now and after scoring a brace in his first appearance, the striker is looking forward to the start of the season.

 

First outing against Forest Green Rovers…

“I’m happy with the start.

“It was great to put the jersey on today and get some minutes in the legs and it was a good team performance.”

 

Getting on the scoresheet…

“It’s always nice to put the ball in the net and it’s a great feeling to score for this club and hopefully there are many more.”

 

Looking ahead to the new season…

“I’m excited and looking forward to getting underway and playing as many games as possible and scoring goals and helping the team.

“Like I said I’m excited and looking forward to what’s ahead.”

 

Expectancy on him…

“Just the expectancy I put on myself, I demand a lot and I want to work hard for the team and contribute to the team and I expect the highest levels from me as well.

“I’m coming here to try and focus on myself and work hard and see where that gets me.”

 

What kind of striker he is…

“I like to think I’m an all-round striker.

“I like to finish run-in behind hold the ball up and work for the team. I’m still 22 I want to keep developing and there’s many areas I need to work on still.

 

The Sky Blue Army…

“The fans are massive and they’re great so I’m looking forward to playing in front of them at the stadium.”

 

 


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