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Sordell out; Clarke, Reilly & Beavon in at Coventry City.

New Coventry City manager Russell Slade has wasted no time in utilizing the January transfer window, with four deals being completed by 11am on January 1st. The Sky Blues’ top goalscorer, Marvin Sordell, has departed the club, joining Championship side Burton Albion on a permanent contract until the end of the 2016/2017 Season. In 25 … Continue reading

Nathan Clarke to be reunited with Russell Slade?

New Coventry City manager Russell Slade is set to be reunited with his former captain Nathan Clarke when the transfer window opens tomorrow. Clarke, 33, was Slade’s captain at Leyton Orient and together they reached the Play-Off Final but moved to Bradford City in July 2015. This season he has been restricted to only four … 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

Jon Stead reveals why he turned down second Sky Blues’ loan spell.

Former Coventry City loan signing Jon Stead has revealed the reasons behind turning down a second loan spell with the club. Stead, who made 10 appearances and scored two goals in 2010 for The Sky Blues, was offered a return by Steven Pressley in the January transfer window, but turned the move down. Stead now … Continue reading

No pitch inspection planned for visit of Carlisle United.

Coventry City have confirmed that there is currently no pitch inspection planned ahead of tonight’s visit of Carlisle United. City have seen their last two ‘home’ games at Northampton Town’s Sixfields Stadium against Walsall and Bradford postponed due to extreme weather conditions and a waterlogged pitch. As such, City have played five consecutive away games, … Continue reading

Historically, how do Coventry City recover from conceding five goals?

Yesterday afternoon, Tranmere Rovers travelled to Sixfields with most of their fans hoping to take a point back to Merseyside. At 15:50, though Rovers had ended Coventry City’s long unbeaten run. Emphatically. A hat-trick from Ryan Lowe, which was the second in consecutive games following Nahki Well’s matchball winning performance for Bradford last weekend, alongside … Continue reading

Coventry City’s trip to Bradford City chosen for Sky Sports coverage.

Coventry City’s trip to Valley Parade to face Bradford¬†City has been chosen for live coverage by Sky Sports and as such, has been rescheduled. The game will take place on Sunday, November 17th with a 3:30pm kick off. The Bantams gained promotion to League One after winning the League Two Play-Off Final over former Sky … Continue reading

2013/2014 Fixtures released

Despite not knowing where they will play their home games next season, Coventry City will start the 2013/2013 with a fixture away to Crawley Town when the season kicks off on August 3rd. City will then host newly relegated Bristol City in their first ‘home’ game on Saturday August 10th before a trip to Carlisle … Continue reading

Is Chris Dunn the man for Aidy Boothroyd & Northampton Town?

Former Coventry City manager, Aidy Boothroyd, now at League Two side Northampton Town, has revealed he is in the transfer market for a new goalkeeper. Boothroyd almost led Town to promotion via the Play Offs before losing out to Bradford City in the final at Wembley. One of the key stars of Boothroyd’s team was … Continue reading