Date: 15th February 2017 at 3:19pm
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One of Coventry City’s rivals at the foot of League One have a new manager after Lee Clarke opted to swap the top-tier of Scottish football with Kilmarnock for a relegation scrap with Bury.

A compensation package has been agreed for the 44-year-old former Huddersfield Town and Birmingham City and he takes charge of this weekend’s survival battle against fellow strugglers Chesterfield.

Bury lie two points adrift of safety after a goalless draw at home to MK Dons on Tuesday evening made it four points from six after a weekend win against Swindon Town.

The Shakers entertain Coventry City at Gigg Lane on Tuesday 28th February with the Sky Blues a massive eleven points away from safety following the concession of another stoppage-time goal at AFC Wimbledon on Tuesday evening.

For the third time in Russell Slade’s short period in charge, City threw away a winning position after the clock had ticked past 90 minutes.

Just fifteen matches remain for an impossible-looking escape act to happen, starting this Saturday against a Gillingham side who lie 17th in the table.