Carlisle United

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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

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

Gary Madine jailed.

Former Coventry City loan striker, Gary Madine has today been sentenced to eighteen months in jail. Madine, currently playing for Championship side Sheffield Wednesday, was found guilty of two separate nightclub attacks in Sheffield at the start of last month, and the judge has now handed the striker a custodial sentence. The 23 year old, … Continue reading

Carlisle United sack Coventry born Greg Abbott

Coventry kid, and lifelong Sky Blues fan, Greg Abbott has become the first managerial casualty of the 2013/2014 season after being dismissed by Carlisle United. Abbott, who joined The Cumbrians in 2006 as a first team and reserve coach, became the first team manager in 2008 and until his dismissal this morning was the third … Continue reading

Why Coventry City’s home game against Carlisle United will be on a Thursday.

This morning Coventry City and Carlisle United confirmed that the game to be played between the two sides at Sixfields in January had been moved to Thursday, January 23rd 2014, with kick off at 7:45pm. City will travel to Carlisle United for the game at Prenton Park this Saturday but now the return clash has … 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