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Coventry first Premier League founding member to be relegated to League Two

Coventry City have become the first founding member of The English Premier League (1992/1993) to be relegated to the fourth tier of English football. Since the inception of The FA Premier League as it was known in 1992/1993, 47 different sides have competed in the competition, and whereas now there are 20 sides each season, … Continue reading

Coventry players could wear rainbow laces in bid to tackle homophobia.

Coventry City players could sport rainbow coloured boot laces on Saturday in their away game with Port Vale in support of a campaign by Stonewall addressing homophobia. Stonewall have sent the laces all all Premier League, Football League and Scottish League clubs urging players to show their support to the cause. The Right Behind Gay … Continue reading

Robbie Keane becomes Republic of Ireland’s most capped player.

Former Coventry City striker Robbie Keane has this evening become the Republic of Ireland’s most capped player. Keane, 32, earnt his 126th cap against the Faroe Islands this evening in a World Cup qualifier, where he passed the previous record holder, goalkeeper Shay Given. Currently the Republic’s captain, Keane is also the nation’s record goal … Continue reading

THORN: Clingan wants to stay

Coventry City manager Andy Thorn has dismissed further reports that Leeds United are to make a £1m pound bid for captain Sammy Clingan. Reports have been circling for the past week that the West Yorkshire club were planning to swoop for City’s Northern Irish international, who only has one year left on his contract at … Continue reading

Leeds make Clingan enquiry

Leeds United have made an enquiry for new Coventry City captain Sammy Clingan. Leeds’s manager Simon Grayson sees the 27 year old NorthernIrishman as the perfect solution to add quality and depth to his depleted midfield following the departures of Bradley Johnson and Neil Kilkenny. The Whites have already secured Michael Brown on a free … Continue reading