Lee Carsley

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BEHIND THE NUMBERS | Coventry chalk up 100 Ricoh Arena wins

The 3-1 victory over Sheffield United this afternoon was Coventry City’s 100th victory at the ground since moving from Highfield Road in 2005. In 255 games, Coventry City have walked away with 100 wins, 72 draws and 83 losses. This season also saw Coventry City chalk up 12 wins at The Ricoh, the joint highest … Continue reading

Sheffield United dimiss David Weir.

Ahead of their game with Coventry City at Sixfields on Sunday, Sheffield United have sacked manager David Weir. The Blades have failed to win in their last nine games, following an opening day win over Notts County in the league. In total, Weir only managed 13 games in charge of the club and leaves the … Continue reading

Coventry City confirm Wilson enquiry; “not for sale.”

Coventry City Football Club have this afternoon confirmed to The Coventry Telegraph that fellow League One side Sheffield United have made an enquiry about Callum Wilson’s availability. United boss David Weir, and his assisant Lee Carsley, Wilson’s former development squad manager attended City’s 4-4 draw with Preston on Sunday, where Wilson netted a brace. In … Continue reading

Callum Wilson linked with Sheffield United.

Sheffield United are reportedly looking to make a move for current joint League One top goalscorer (alongside Bradford’s Nahki Wells,) Callum Wilson. Wilson, 21 has made an impressive start to the 2013/2014 Sky Bet League One season, finding the net five times in five appearances for the Sky Blues. Previously, Wilson had only found the … Continue reading

Lee Carsley joins Sheffield United as assistant-manager.

Coventry City development coach Lee Carsley has today left the Sky Blues to join up with fellow League One side Sheffield United as their new assistant manager. At Brammall Lane, Carsley will now join up with former Everton teammate David Weir, who was recently appointed as Danny Wilson’s successor at The Blades. Carsley’s departure brings … Continue reading

Big Match Preview; Birmingham City (H)

Venue: The Ricoh Arena Comepetition: Capital One League Cup, 2nd Round Date/Kick Off: Tuesday, August 28th 2012, 7.45pm Coventry City scraped through to the Second Round of the League Cup for the first time in four seasons with a 1-0 victory away at Dagenham & Redbridge and now welcome Championship side Birmingham City as they look to progess … Continue reading

Dennis Wise; next Coventry City manager?

Following the sacking of Andy Thorn yesterday, Coventry City are currently on the lookout for a new manager for the twelfth time since relegation from the Premier League in 2001. Ex-players Richard Shaw and Lee Carsley have been placed in temporary charge at the Ricoh Arena ahead of the Capital Cup Round Two clash with … Continue reading

Carsley appointed U18 coach

COVENTRY City Football Club have appointed former player Lee Carsley as the club’s new under-18s coach. Carsley, who captained the Coventry City first team for the 2011/12 season, takes up his new role with the Coventry City Academy from Monday, July 25 after calling time on his playing career. The former Republic of Ireland international, … Continue reading