FA Cup

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Keith Houchen 1987 FA Cup Final @Art_of_Football competition.

The stage was set: 16th May 1987 at Wembley Stadium, London. Coventry City Football Club had made it to their first domestic cup final, whilst opponents Tottenham Hotspur were appearing in their ninth and had won all of their previous eight. Needless to say, Tottenham were the favourites to land the cup once again but … Continue reading

Coventry City to host Worcester City in FA Cup First Round

Coventry City will host Conference North side Worcester City in The FA Cup First Round. The tie will take place at The Ricoh Arena between the 7th & 10th November, with the date to be confirmed. Last season The Sky Blues made it to the Fourth Round where they travelled to The Emirates to face … Continue reading

Coventry City rewarded with FA Cup Fourth Round tie at Arsenal.

Following their 1-2 win at Oakwell over Championship side Barnsley yesterday, Coventry City have been rewarded with an away tie at Premier League leaders Arsenal in the Fourth Round. Goals from Franck Moussa and Leon Clarke saw City overturn a first half deficit at Oakwell, whilst Arsenal overcame local rivals Tottenham Hotspur thanks to goals … Continue reading

Hartlepool United away in FA Cup Second Round.

Following the 1-3 away victory at League Two side AFC Wimbledon in the FA Cup First Round on Friday night, this afternoon’s draw sees The Sky Blues travel to another League Two side in the Second Round, as Victoria Park and Colin Cooper’s Hartlepool United await. Callum Wilson, Carl Baker and a Callum Kennedy own-goal … Continue reading

Coventry City drawn away to AFC Wimbledon in FA Cup First Round.

Coventry City will travel to League Two side AFC Wimbledon in the First Round Proper of the 2013/2014 FA Cup. The tie will see 1987 winners City take on a team which represents the 1988 winners, as Wimbledon FC defeated Liverpool in the Final the following year. Since AFC Wimbledon were founded following the controversial … Continue reading