Match Previews

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Big Match Preview; Stevenage (H)

Venue: The Ricoh Arena Comepetition: npower League One Date/Kick Off: Sunday, September 9th 2012, 1.15pm Coventry City welcome Stevenage to The Ricoh on Sunday, still looking for their first league victory of the season. City fell to a 1-0 defeat away at Crewe last time out in the league, bringing an end to their undefeated start to … Continue reading

Big Match Preview; Burton Albion (H)

Venue: The Ricoh Arena Comepetition: Johnstone’s Paint Trophy, First Round Date/Kick Off: Tuesday, September 4th 2012, 7.45pm Coventry City will play their first ever Johnstone’s Paint Trophy match tonight as they take on League Two side Burton Albion at The Ricoh Arena. Still under the stewardship of caretaker manager Richard Shaw following the sacking of Andy Thorn … Continue reading

Big Match Preview; Birmingham City (H)

Venue: The Ricoh Arena Comepetition: Capital One League Cup, 2nd Round Date/Kick Off: Tuesday, August 28th 2012, 7.45pm Coventry City scraped through to the Second Round of the League Cup for the first time in four seasons with a 1-0 victory away at Dagenham & Redbridge and now welcome Championship side Birmingham City as they look to progess … Continue reading

Big Match Preview; Bury (H)

Venue: Ricoh Arena Comepetition: npower League One Date/Kick Off: Saturday, August 25th 2012, 3:00pm Coventry City will be looking to keep their unbeaten start to the season alive, following a victory at Dagenham in the Capital One Cup and draws away at Yeovil and at home to Sheffield United on Tuesday in the league, when they welcome Bury … Continue reading

Big Match Preview; Yeovil Town (A)

Venue: Huish Park, Yeovil Comepetition: npower League One Date/Kick Off: Saturday, August 18th 2012, 3:00pm For the first time in 48 years, Coventry City will kick off at 3:00pm on a Saturday in the third tier of English football, and first up it’s a trip to Huish Park, to take on Gary Johnson’s Yeovil Town. The Opposition Yeovil, … Continue reading

Big Match Preview; Dagenham & Redbridge (A)

Venue: The London Borough of Barking & Dagenham Stadium Comepetition: Capital One League Cup, 1st Round Date/Kick Off: Tuesday, August 14th 2012, 7.45pm The 2012/2013 kicks off on Tuesday night as Coventry City travel to Dagenham & Redbridge in the First Round of the Capital One Cup. Following last year’s First Round defeat to Bury, Andy Thorn will … Continue reading

Big Match Preview; Nottingham Forest (H)

                        Venue: Ricoh Arena Comepetition: npower Championship Date/Kick Off: Saturday October 15th 2011, 3:00pm     Coventry manager Andy Thorn has doubts over the fitness of Gary McSheffrey, Joe Murphy, Martin Cranie, Roy O’Donovan and captain Sammy Clingan heading into Saturday’s match. However, defender … Continue reading

Big Match preview; Leicester City (H)

  Venue: Ricoh Arena Competiton: npower Championship Date/Kick off: Saturday August 6th, 12:30pm Sky Blues manager Andy Thorn will be without striker Freddy Eastwood, who has been ruled out after picking up a hamstring strain during the 3-0 loss to Norwich last Saturday. Despite Thorn’s best efforts, Marlon King, Keiren Westwood and Aron Gunnarson have … Continue reading