2014/2015 Season

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BEHIND THE NUMBERS | Coventry chalk up 100 Ricoh Arena wins

The 3-1 victory over Sheffield United this afternoon was Coventry City’s 100th victory at the ground since moving from Highfield Road in 2005. In 255 games, Coventry City have walked away with 100 wins, 72 draws and 83 losses. This season also saw Coventry City chalk up 12 wins at The Ricoh, the joint highest … Continue reading

Behind the numbers; 2015 in review.

After three games without a win to close 2014, Coventry City started 2015 in the best way possible, with a 2-0 win away at Walsall on January 3rd, making it two years in a row they had won away from home in the first fixture of the new calendar year. Will 2016 make it three … Continue reading

Mowbray hopeful of Réda Johnson stay.

Coventry City manager Tony Mowbray has confirmed he is dealing with the agent of captain Réda Johnson personally in a bid to keep the defender with The Sky Blues amid interest from Championship clubs. Former boss Steven Pressley bought Johnson to the club on a free transfer from Sheffield Wednesday last summer on a one-year … Continue reading

Mowbray signs two-year deal with Coventry.

Coventry City Football Club have this evening secured the services of manager Tony Mowbray on a two year contract. Mowbray initially joined The Sky Blues in March, replacing Steven Pressley on a contract until the end of the 2014/2015 Season. After securing the Club’s League One status on the last day with a 2-1 victory … Continue reading

Madine, Manset & Stead looking for new clubs.

Former Coventry City trio Gary Madine, Mathieu Manset & Jon Stead will be on the look out for new clubs over the summer. None of the trio will be offered fresh contracts with their respective clubs when they expire at the end of June. Madine, who rejoined City for a second loan spell, scoring four … Continue reading

Westwood & Keogh named in PFA Team of the Year.

Two former Coventry City players have been named in The PFA Championship Team of the Year; Richard Westwood (Derby County) & Keiren Westwood (Sheffield Wednesday.) Voted for by fellow professionals, amongst the instructions and procedures that a player is given is that they are not allowed to vote for a player that is at the … Continue reading

Samuel suffers ankle fracture.

Coventry City will be without the services of on-loan Reading striker Dominic Samuel for the rest of the 2014/2015 Season after the striker suffered a fractured ankle in the loss to Leyton Orient last night. Samuel was caught under a late challenge by an Orient defender in the ninth minute of last night’s game, suffering … Continue reading

Mowbray named Coventry City manager.

Coventry City Football Club have officially announced Tony Mowbray as their new first-team manager. Mowbray takes the reigns following the dismissal of Steven Pressley last Monday. The former Hibernian, West Bromwich Albion, Celtic & Middlesbrough manager has signed a deal until the end of the current season, where the Club will then sit down and … Continue reading

Stokes to switch Forest Green for Sky Blues?

Coventry City are being linked with a loan move for Forest Green left back Chris Stokes. Stokes, 23, had previously been expected to join Yeovil Town but a move broke down after they failed to agree personal terms, according to the Stroud News & Journal. Following the breakdown of that move, Stokes has spent the … Continue reading

Turgott deal Hammered home.

Coventry City have completed the Deadline Day transfer of West Ham United winger Blair Turgott. Turgott joins The Sky Blues on a permanent deal until the end of the current season, after his West Ham contract was mutully terminated. Turgott has enjoyed loan spells at Bradford, Colchester United and Rotherham United, as well as League … Continue reading