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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

Four former Sky Blues in ROI Euro 2016 squad

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neil has named four former Coventry City stars in his final squad for The UEFA European Championships in France starting this month. Keiren Westwood, who missed out on promotion to The Premier League with Sheffield Wednesday on Saturday in The Championship Play Off Final has been named as one of … Continue reading

Henderson & Sturridge in England Euro 2016 squad

Former Coventry City stars Jordan Henderson & Daniel Sturridge have been named by Roy Hodgson in England’s final 23 man squad for The UEFA European Championships in France. Henderson & Sturridge, now both at Liverpool have both been included by Hodgson despite injury concerns last season. Other notable former Sky Blues going to Euro 2016 … Continue reading