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RNTomlinson

Part-time blogger. Full-time entertainer. Can be found on RNTomlinson.com & ccfctv.co.uk.
RNTomlinson has written 229 posts for ccfctv

Jodi Jones ruptures ACL

Coventry City have today confirmed that winger Jodi Jones ruptured his Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) in a clash at Stevenage on Tuesday evening. The injury, the worst possible outcome following scans immediately following the injury, now means Jones’ season is ended prematurely and will now require surgery in the coming weeks. The blow rules Jones … Continue reading

Mark Robins nominated for September Manager of the Month

Coventry City manager Mark Robins has been nominated for the Sky Bet League Two Manager of the month award. Robins, who returned for a second spell in charge of the Sky Blues in March, led his side to five wins from seven games in September, picking up an impressive 16 points, leading his side to … Continue reading

Kwame leaves on loan

Coventry City striker Kwame Thomas has joined Sutton United on an initial one-month loan deal. Thomas, 21, is yet to make and appearance for The Sky Blues this season following injury, and it is believed that joining the Vanarama National side for a month will help build up his match fitness ahead of competing for … Continue reading

McSheffrey signs for Eastleigh

Former Coventry City forward Gary McSheffrey has today signed for National League side Eastleigh. McSheffrey was released by Doncaster Rovers after they had secured promotion from League Two last season after spending the majority of 2016/2017 out injured and he has also had spells at Birmingham City, Scunthorpe United and Leeds United. In his spell … Continue reading

Charles-Cook departs Coventry

Goalkeeper Reice Charles-Cook has left Coventry City and joined fellow League Two side Swindon Town. Charles-Cook departs The Ricoh Arena after three years with Coventry City where he made over 50 appearances. The former Arsenal trainee also holds the Coventry City post-war Club record for most consecutive minutes for not conceding a goal and was … Continue reading

Carl Baker leaves Portsmouth

Former Coventry City captain Carl Baker has this afternoon left League One side Portsmouth. Speculation has been rife all summer linking Baker with a return to Coventry City to rejoin City boss Mark Robins at The Ricoh Arena and today his contract has been cancelled by mutual consent. Despite the transfer window closing at 11pm … Continue reading

Plymouth sign Portuguese midfielder Ruben Lameiras

Plymouth Argyle have signed Portuguese midfielder RĂºben Lameiras following his release from Coventry City. Lameiras, 22, joins The Pilgrims after two seasons with The Sky Blues, in which he helped guide the club to the Checkatrade Trophy at Wembley in April but couldn’t prevent the club being relegated to League One. After graduating through the … Continue reading

Gary Deegan leaves Shrewsbury Town

Former Coventry City midfielder Gary Deegan has today left League One side Shrewsbury Town by mutual consent. Deegan, known as “The Pitbull” for his aggressive style of play, joined The Shrews on a two-year contract from Southend United last summer, and went on to make 48 appearances in all competitions last season. However after an … Continue reading

EFL confirm Checkatrade Trophy to retain current format with key amendments

The English Football League (EFL) have confirmed that League One and League Two Clubs have voted for the Checkatrade Trophy to continue in its current format, with some “key amendments.” Coventry City won the competition this season, defeating Oxford United 2-1 at Wembley in front of a record crowd – but prior to the final, … Continue reading

George Thomas called up for Wales

Coventry City forward George Thomas has today been called up for The Wales U21 squad to compete in this month’s Toulon Tournament. Fresh off scoring the winning goal at Wembley in The Checkatrade Trophy Final, and finishing 2016/2017 as Coventry City’s top goalscorer, Thomas has been rewarded for his breakthrough into City’s first team. Sky … Continue reading