2015/2016 Season

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Stephen Hunt retires from professional football

Former Coventry City midfielder Stephen Hunt has retired from professional football. Hunt, 34, joined the Club in January on a free transfer, and went on to make 5 appearances for The Sky Blues before his short-term contract expired. His spell at The Ricoh Arena was mainly limited to playing left-full back to cover injuries and … Continue reading

Jack Stephens selected for Toulon Tournament

Former Coventry City loanee Jack Stephens has been selected by Under 21’s manager Gareth Southgate to represent England at The Toulon Tournament, which begins next week. Stephens, who joined the Sky Blues on loan from Premier League in February, made 16 appearances for Tony Mowbray’s side which just missed out on the play-offs. Stephens has … Continue reading

Door not fully closed on Réda.

Coventry City manager Tony Mowbray has revealed to The Coventry Telegraph that the door’s not fully closed on Réda Johnson’s Sky Blues’ career. On Monday, former City captain Johnson was one of ten City players who was informed by Mowbray that his contract was not being renewed. After his season was ended by a serious … Continue reading

Stokes’ homophobic tweet published by LGBT magazine Attitude

A tweet sent out including a homophobic slur by Coventry City defender Chris Stokes has been published by LGBT magazine Attitude. During the Premier League match between Chelsea & Tottenham Hotspur last Monday evening, which saw the Premier League title handed to Leicester City, Stokes used the slur to describe the player’s behaviour on the … Continue reading

Coventry City complete permanent Jones signing.

Coventry City have today completed the permanent transfer of Jodi Jones on a four-year contract. Jones, 18, signs permanently after originally joining The Sky Blues on loan from Dagenham and Redbridge in March. Initially being signed ahead of the permanent transfer this summer ‘to get a feel for the Club,’ Jones forced his way into … Continue reading

RELEASED LIST 2016 | Johnson & Martin head released list

Former Coventry City captain Réda Johnson heads the released list for 2016. Coventry City manager Tony Mowbray has today revealed Sam Ricketts and Marcus Tudgay will be spoken to regarding extending their stay with The Sky Blues, but Johnson, along with nine fellow players will be released at the end of their current contracts. January … Continue reading

Joe Cole has contract mutually terminated

Midfielder Joe Cole has had his contract terminated by mutual consent ahead of his move to North American Soccer League side Tampa Bay Rowdies. Cole, who initially joined The Sky Blues on a 35-day emergency loan at the end of October, before signing permanently on a contract until the end of the season, announced earlier … Continue reading

Joe Cole confirms Coventry City exit

Former England international Joe Cole has, as expected, confirmed his exit from Coventry City. Cole, 34, initially joined The Sky Blues on loan from Aston Villa in October, before moving on a free transfer in January. The former England international has now decided to join Tampa Bay Rowdies in Florida – but has confirmed that … Continue reading

Stokes under investigation for homophobic tweet

Coventry City Football Club have confirmed they are to hold an internal investigation following a tweet containing a homophobic remark sent out by defender Chris Stokes last night. During the Premier League game between Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur, Stokes sent out a tweet to his near 4,000 followers using the word “faggots.” Stokes quickly deleted … Continue reading

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