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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

Carl Baker linked with quartet of clubs.

Former Coventry City captain Carl Baker has been strongly linked with a move to League Two side Portsmouth. Baker, who left the Sky Blues as Transfer Deadline Day came to a close after agreeing to a mutual termination to the final year of his contract, is still to find a new club. Being a free agent, … Continue reading

Baker: “All deals are off.”

Former Coventry City captain Carl Baker has confirmed that at the moment, “all deals are off” and he remains a Coventry City player. The 31-year old has been linked with both Leyton Orient and Barnsley after having the captaincy taken off him and handed to new summer signing Reda Johnson. It was reported that Baker … Continue reading

2014/2015 Fixtures released

The Football League have today released the fixtures for next season, handing what Coventry City manager Steven Pressley admits is “a tough start” to The Sky Blues. City kick off the season with an away game at Bradford City; a fixture which saw a controversial 3-3 draw at Valley Parade last season with Pressley and … Continue reading

2014/2015 League One line-up confirmed.

Following the conclusion of this afternoon’s League Two Play-Off Final between Burton Albion and Fleetwood Town, booked the final place in League One for next season for the first time in their history. Yesterday, Rotherham United defeated Leyton Orient on penalties to achieve promotion to The Championship, with former Sky Blue Chris Dagnall missing Orient’s … Continue reading

Coventry City chasing Dagenham’s Rhys Murphy?

Coventry City manager Steven Pressley is reportedly chasing Dagenham striker Rhys Murphy to bolster his strikeforce. Following the confirmation from the club this morning that League One’s leading goalscorer, Leon Clarke, has handed in a formal transfer request, and with Callum Wilson out for three months with a shoulder injury, City are in the market … Continue reading

Leon Clarke hands in transfer request.

Just hours after Coventry City played out a 2-2 draw with Crawley Town at Sixfields, having started the game without a recognized striker, there are an abundance of rumours that Leon Clarke had handed in a transfer request. Clarke, who joined the club on January 1st 2013 under Mark Robins, scored a total of 27 … Continue reading

Chris Dagnall becomes free agent after leaving Barnsley.

Former Coventry City loanee has today agreed a mutual termination of his Barnsley contract; becoming a free agent. Dagnall made four starts and two substitute appearances in his one month loan from The Championship side, scoring once on his debut in City’s 3-1 win away at MK Dons. After joining Barnsley from Scunthorpe, Dagnall made … Continue reading