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Preston complete signing of Tom Bayliss from Coventry City

Coventry City midfielder Tom Bayliss has today joined Championship side Preston North End for an undisclosed fee. The midfielder, 20, has moved to Deepdale for a fee believed to be around £2m, signing a four-year contract. After coming through the academy at The Sky Blues, Bayliss made his first team debut in League Two against … Continue reading

Conor Chaplin joins Barnsley

Coventry City striker Conor Chaplin has today joined newly-promoted Championship side Barnsley for an undisclosed fee. Chaplin, 22, joined Coventry City on loan from Portsmouth last August, before making the move permanent in January for an undisclosed fee, believed to be £500,000. In his only season at The Ricoh Arena, Chaplin scored 8 goals in … Continue reading

Kyle McFadzean agrees to join Coventry City

Coventry City have this afternoon confirmed the signing of defender Kyle McFadzean. McFadzsean, 32, will join from fellow Sky Bet League One side Burton Albion on a two-year contract upon the conclusion of his current deal with The Brewers. In three seasons, McFadzean made 121 appearances for Burton after joining in a then club-record fee … Continue reading

Coventry City announce retained list

Coventry City have announced their retained and released list following the conclusion of the 2018/2019 Season. Goalkeeper Lee Burge will leave The Sky Blues after making 160 appearances having made his debut in August 2014. Burge, named in The Sky Bet League Two Team of the Season last season has been heavily linked with a … Continue reading

Davies contract extension confirmed

Coventry City manager Mark Robins has confirmed his first piece of transfer business for the summer, by taking up the one-year extension option in the contract of defender Tom Davies. Davies, who made his 50th appearance for The Sky Blues in the 1-1 draw at The Ricoh Arena yesterday, joined the Club in the summer … Continue reading

Clarke-Harris third through Deadline Day door

Striker Jonson Clarke-Harris has become the third and final departure through The Ricoh Arena doors on deadline day after joining Bristol Rovers in a permanent transfer. In joining Bristol Rovers, Clarke-Harris becomes the second player today to swap The Ricoh Arena for The Memorial Ground with Abu Ogogo making the same switch earlier in the … Continue reading

Meyler in; Doyle out

Coventry City have concluded some more surprising business on Transfer Deadline Day with club captain Michael Doyle dropping down into League Two and joining Notts County, with Reading midfielder David Meyler arriving on loan as his replacement. With the club already having one central midfielder depart earlier in the day when Abu Ogogo was released … Continue reading

Abu Ogogo departs for Bristol Rovers

Coventry City have completed their first piece of business of Transfer Deadline Day, but not necessarily a piece which fans would have expected. Summer signing Abu Ogogo, 29, has cancelled his contract by mutual consent and subsequently joined fellow League One side Bristol Rovers on a free transfer. Since arriving at The Ricoh Arena in … Continue reading

Leon Barnett forced to retire due to heart condition

Former Coventry City defender Leon Barnett has been forced to retire, after being diagnosed with a heart condition. Barnett, 32, joined The Sky Blues on loan from West Bromwich Albion in November 2009 after only two league appearances for The Baggies initially until January, which was then extended until the end of the 2009/2010 Season. … Continue reading

Joe Cole retires from professional football

After 56 England caps, three World Cup tournaments, three Premier League titles, two FA Cups and a Champions League Final, former Coventry City midfielder Joe Cole has retired from professional football. Cole joined The Sky Blues in October 2015, initially on loan from Aston Villa, before making the move permanent three months later, and acted … Continue reading

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