Feb 1, 2013 at 7.45pm UK at ​Bramall Lane
Sheff UtdSheffield United
CoventryCoventry City
Kitson (72')
McMahon (29'), Kitson (37'), McDonald (86')
FT(HT: 0-1)
Clarke (14', 87')
McSheffrey (37'), Christie (65')

Result: Coventry City snatch win at Sheffield United

Leon Clarke scores three minutes from time to earn Coventry City a 2-1 win at Sheffield United in League One.

Leon Clarke's late strike has earned Coventry City a 2-1 win at Sheffield United in League One.

The victory has moved Coventry to within a point of sixth-placed United in the table

Coventry City player Leon Clarke celebrates with a teammate after scoring his sides opening goal in their match with Sheffield United on February 1, 2013© PA Photos

Clarke put the visitors ahead in the 14th minute when he had the simple task of tapping in from six yards following Stephen Elliott's cross.

United made their second-half pressure pay thanks to David Kitson's header from a corner on 71 minutes.

However, Coventry snatched the win with three minutes left to play as Clarke converted the rebound after Franck Moussa's initial effort had been parried.

Carlisle keeper Mark Gillespie celebrates victory over Coventry on January 13, 2013
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