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Wales reject Hull’s Coleman approach

The Football Association of Wales has confirmed that they have rejected an approach from Premier League side Hull City, for manager Chris Coleman. Former Coventry City manager Coleman, 46, signed a new two-year contract with Wales back in May, before famously leading the Dragons to the semi-finals of Euro 2016 – their first major tournament … Continue reading

Tudgay signs contract extension

Coventry City striker Marcus Tudgay has this evening signed a new one-year contract with The Sky Blues, becoming the fourth signing of the summer behind Jodi Jones, Kwame Thomas and Marvin Sordell. The 33 year old has signed an extension to the contract which originally expired last month, to keep him at The Ricoh Arena … Continue reading

Coventry sign Kwame Thomas from Derby

Coventry City have completed their first signing of the summer, bringing in striker Kwame Thomas from Championship side Derby County. Thomas, 20, joins The Sky Blues on a free transfer after being released by The Rams at the end of last season. Thomas has signed a two-year deal with Tony Mowbray’s side, keeping him at … Continue reading

Coleman leads Wales to Euro 2016 Quarter Finals

Former Coventry City manager Chris Coleman has this evening led Wales to the Quarter-Finals of Euro 2016. After leading Wales to the last-sixteen in their first major tournament for 50 years, Coleman this evening saw his side defeat Northern Ireland 1-0 thanks to a Gareth McAuley own goal in the 75th minute. Wales also reached … Continue reading

Martin joins Oxford United

Defender Aaron Martin has joined newly promoted League One side Oxford United after being released by Coventry City. Speaking about the signing of Martin, Oxford boss Michael Appleton said: “He’s got good experience of this division judging by the amount of games he played for Coventry. “You’ve only got to look at his physical attributes – … Continue reading

Gunnarsson to face England in Euro 2016 last 16

Former Coventry City midfielder Aron Gunnarsson will captain Iceland against England next Monday evening in the last 16 of Euro 2016. Iceland, competing in their first major tournament, finished second in Group F ahead of Portugal thanks to a 93rd minute winner against Austria on Wednesday evening, setting up a meeting with The Three Lions … Continue reading

Coleman leads Wales to Euro 2016 knockout stages

Former Coventry City manager Chris Coleman has led Wales to the last-16 knockout stages of Euro 2016, in their first major tournament for 50 years. By defeating Russia 3-0 this evening, combined with England failing to defeat Slovakia in their final Group B game, Coleman’s Wales pipped Roy Hodgson’s side to the top of the group. … Continue reading

Glover departs Sky Blues for Peterborough United

Coventry City development coach Lee Glover has left the Club to take up a new position as assistant manager at fellow League One side Peterborough United. Glover, 46, a former striker for Nottingham Forest, Leicester City & Burton Albion has previous managerial experience with non-league Corby Town & Grantham Town, looked after The Sky Blues’ … Continue reading

Coventry City 2016/2017 home kit unveiled

Coventry City have unveiled their new home kit for the 2016/2017 Season. The kit once again features sky blue and white stripes, after making their return in the first kit made by Nike last season. The 2016/17 Home Shirt is made with the latest Nike Dri-FIT fabric, providing supporters with a comfortable fit when sporting … Continue reading

Stephen Hunt retires from professional football

Former Coventry City midfielder Stephen Hunt has retired from professional football. Hunt, 34, joined the Club in January on a free transfer, and went on to make 5 appearances for The Sky Blues before his short-term contract expired. His spell at The Ricoh Arena was mainly limited to playing left-full back to cover injuries and … Continue reading