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Kenny Jackett confirms Conor Chaplin will not be eligible for Coventry against Portsmouth tomorrow night

Portsmouth manager Kenny Jackett has confirmed that striker Conor Chaplin will be unavailable to feature against his parent club at The Ricoh Arena tomorrow night. Speaking to The News, Jackett confirmed that it was a contractual agreement between the two sides when Chaplin joined The Sky Blues on Deadline Day in August before Chaplin’s move … Continue reading

Tom Bayliss & Dujon Sterling named in England U19 European Championship squad

Coventry City will have two representatives in the England Under 19 Squad for the 2018 UEFA U19 European Championships after midfielder Tom Bayliss and defender Dujon Sterling were both named in Paul Simpson’s squad for the tournament. This is the first time Bayliss has been named in an England squad following on from a hugely … Continue reading

Armstrong & Maddison called up for England duty.

Coventry City will have to play their Easter fixtures without Adam Armstrong & James Maddison after they were called up for England duty. Armstrong has been called up by former Sky Blues’ boss Aidy Boothroyd to the England Under 19’s squad for their Under-19s UEFA European Championship campaign. Armstrong could feature in Spain against Georgia, … Continue reading

League One Play Off dates announced.

Coventry City slipped out of the Play Off positions for the first time this season over the weekend with a home loss to Rochdale, having been in the Top Six since the opening day of the season. 211 | Coventry City spent two hundred and eleven consecutive days in the Top Six of League One, … Continue reading

Sky Blues handed Yeovil JPT trip.

Coventry City have been drawn away to League Two side Yeovil Town in the Second Round of the Johnstone’s Paint Trophy. Yeovil advanced to the Second Round following a 1-0 home win over Barnet, whilst City were awarded a first round bye. Yeovil will have one former Sky Blue in their squad, with former academy … Continue reading

Burton away chosen for live Sky Sports coverage.

Coventry City’s trip to Burton Albion has been moved after being selected for live coverage on Sky Sports. The tie was originally to be played on Saturday, September 5th with kick off at 15:00 however it will now take place on Sunday, September 6th kicking off at 14:30. Tony Mowbray will take his Sky Blues … Continue reading

Capital Cup Draw: Coventry to travel to Rochdale.

Coventry City will travel to fellow League One side Rochdale in the Capital One Cup First Round. Following this morning’s draw, The Sky Blues will travel to Spotland in the week commencing August 10th 2015. Last season saw Coventry City drawn at home to Championship side Cardiff City in the First Round, where The Sky … Continue reading

Coventry to travel to Bristol in The JPT.

Coventry City will travel to League One leaders Bristol City in the Southern Section Semi-Final of the Johnstone’s Paint Trophy. After defeating Plymouth Argyle at The Ricoh Arena on Wednesday night, City advanced to the area semi-finals for the second time in their three appearances in the competition. The Sky Blues and The Robins have … 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

JPT Draw: Plymouth Argyle sent to Coventry.

Coventry City will host League Two side Plymouth Argyle in the Southern Area Quarter Final of the Johnstone’s Paint Trophy. The tie will take place at the Ricoh Arena in the week beginning November 10. The tie could see former Argyle captain Réda Johnson line up against The Pilgrims as captain of the Sky Blues. Head … Continue reading