Bristol City

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Coventry to travel to Bristol in The JPT.

Coventry City will travel to League One leaders Bristol City in the Southern Section Semi-Final of the Johnstone’s Paint Trophy. After defeating Plymouth Argyle at The Ricoh Arena on Wednesday night, City advanced to the area semi-finals for the second time in their three appearances in the competition. The Sky Blues and The Robins have … 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 sign Andrew Webster – but why is he famous?

Coventry City this afternoon announced their second signing of the summer, with the acquisition of Scottish international defender Andrew Webster on a free transfer. And you wouldn’t be mistaken if you think you’ve heard of him before – thanks to a transfer dispute whilst with Hearts in Scotland over a move to Wigan Atheltic. Webster … Continue reading

CCFPA Legends game at The Ricoh Arena this Sunday.

This Sunday Coventry City play their first ‘home’ game of the 2013/2014 Season at the Sixfields Stadium in Northampton with the visit of relegated Bristol City, but at 2pm at the now former home of the Sky Blues; the Ricoh Arena, a Coventry City Legends side will take on a Midlands All Star side in … Continue reading

Bristol City Supporters Trust ‘disgusted with Football League’ over Coventry move.

Bristol City Supporters Trust are the latest to join the chorus of disapproval at the failure of The Football League to deal with the building crisis at Coventry City. According to Supporters Direct, The Trust are to write to the League expressing their ‘disgust’ at allowing the ‘temporary’ relocation of the Club. They are also … 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

Steven Pressley insists Coventry City can be competitive despite budget cuts.

Coventry City manager Steven Pressley insists his side can be competitive in League One next season, despite seeing his playing budget more than halved. Last season, City had a budget of £4.25m but Pressley will have to work with a budget much closer to £2m in the coming season. City have already seen their highest … Continue reading