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Joe Murphy

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Behind the numbers; 2014 in review.

Coventry City started 2014 with a bang, winning 1-3 away at eventual Play-Off winners Rotherham United, however, there wouldn’t be too much left to shout about with the departures of key players and free fall down the League One table to follow. In 2013, Coventry City scored an impressive total of 111 goals, mainly thanks … Continue reading

Behind the Numbers: Ricoh Arena infographic

Coventry City Football Club make their return to The Ricoh Arena this Friday night after just over a season playing at Northampton Town’s ground, Sixfields but how well did the Sky Blues do in their first tenure at the ground? After leaving Highfield Road, Coventry City moved to The Ricoh in August 2005 winning their … Continue reading

Murphy to join Huddersfield Town.

Joe Murphy has today confirmed that he will be leaving Coventry City at the end of this month and stepping up to The Championship with Huddersfield Town. Republic of Ireland international Murphy, 32, will be reunited for former Sky Blues’ boss Mark Robins at The John Smith’s Stadium and will be fighting for the number … Continue reading

Murphy closing on Huddersfield switch.

According to Sky Sports’ Pete O’Rourke, Joe Murphy is close to completing his switch to Championship side Huddersfield Town. Murphy, out of contract with the Sky Blues, has been linked with a move to The John Smith’s Stadium to join up with former boss Mark Robins. Since joining the club on a free transfer from … Continue reading

Pressley confirms Murphy talks elsewhere.

Coventry City manager Steven Pressley has this afternoon confirmed out-of-contract goalkeeper Joe Murphy has held discussions with other clubs about his future. Pressley also confirmed that as of this moment, Murphy has not yet signed for another club and is still hopeful of persuading the Irish goalkeeper, who yesterday earnt a recall to the Republic … Continue reading

Joe Murphy hunting new Coventry contract.

Coventry City goalkeeper Joe Murphy has spoken to The Coventry Telegraph about his future and his desire to earn a new contract at The Sky Blues. Murphy, 31, sees his current contract run out in the summer along with Franck Moussa, Cyrus Christie & Mark Marshall. Speaking to The Coventry Telegraph, Murphy said: “I had … Continue reading

Joe Murphy still hoping for Republic of Ireland chance.

Coventry City goalkeeper Joe Murphy has spoken of his desire to force his way back into The Republic of Ireland set-up for the Euro 2016 Qualifiers. Murphy, who has two previous caps for The Republic of Ireland, was speaking to the official club website following a string of impressive displays in League One this season. … Continue reading

Coventry City rewarded with FA Cup Fourth Round tie at Arsenal.

Following their 1-2 win at Oakwell over Championship side Barnsley yesterday, Coventry City have been rewarded with an away tie at Premier League leaders Arsenal in the Fourth Round. Goals from Franck Moussa and Leon Clarke saw City overturn a first half deficit at Oakwell, whilst Arsenal overcame local rivals Tottenham Hotspur thanks to goals … Continue reading

Fans Forum recap.

Earlier this evening Coventry City manager Steven Pressley, his assistant manager Neil McFarlane and club captain Carl Baker took part in a Fans Forum hosted by BBC Coventry & Warwickshire and Coventry City Football Club. Here is a recap of what was said. Q: Steven, the season on the field is going pretty well, has … Continue reading

FIFA 14 Coventry City players & ratings revealed.

FIFA 14 is just a few weeks away & the demo being released on Xbox 360 and PS3 today, now the Coventry City lineup and player ratings can be viewed. Summer additions Mathieu Manset and Andy Webster have been added to the squad, whilst due to their deadline day exits Gary McSheffrey, Kevin Malaga and … Continue reading