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Bitesize: O'Driscoll pre-Middlesbrough

Posted: Thu 07 Mar 2013
Author: Adam Baker
Sean O'Driscoll

Sean O'Driscoll

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The key lines from the head coach's pre-match presser.

Here’s the lowdown from Sean O’Driscoll’s pre-match press conference ahead of the npower Championship clash with Middlesbrough at Ashton Gate.

City are unbeaten in five matches on home soil and the next challenge comes against Tony Mowbray's Boro on Saturday (3pm).

These are the key points from the head coach’s pre-match presser.

- Richard Foster not likely to return until after international break

- Ryan Taylor has returned to first-team training but in a non-contact manner

- Louis Carey back in full training and available for selection

- O'Driscoll cites importance of home form ahead of last game at Ashton Gate until April

- Head coach says "best sides in the country play with one up front"

- O'Driscoll: "Every manager in the country wants more quality in the final third - even Alex Ferguson."

Watch pre-match interviews with Sean O’Driscoll, Liam Fontaine and Cole Skuse on Bristol City Player today.