Leyton Orient

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Sky Blues capture Vincelot.

Coventry City have completed their third transfer of the summer, with the signing of Romain Vincelot from League Two side Leyton Orient. The 29-year old was a key player for The O’s and almost helped the Club to promotion to The Championship in 2013/2014 before the Club were relegated last season. City boss Mowbray said: “Romain … Continue reading

Samuel suffers ankle fracture.

Coventry City will be without the services of on-loan Reading striker Dominic Samuel for the rest of the 2014/2015 Season after the striker suffered a fractured ankle in the loss to Leyton Orient last night. Samuel was caught under a late challenge by an Orient defender in the ninth minute of last night’s game, suffering … Continue reading

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

Baker: “All deals are off.”

Former Coventry City captain Carl Baker has confirmed that at the moment, “all deals are off” and he remains a Coventry City player. The 31-year old has been linked with both Leyton Orient and Barnsley after having the captaincy taken off him and handed to new summer signing Reda Johnson. It was reported that Baker … 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

Franck Moussa wins Football League Mitre Sports ‘Goal of the Year.’

Coventry City midfielder Franck Moussa has this evening won the Mitre Sports 2014 ‘Goal of the Year’ at The Football League awards. Moussa scored a magnificent chip over Leyton Orient goalkeeper Jamie Jones in the 67th minute in what was Orient’s first defeat in the league this season. After receiving the ball from Leon Clarke, … Continue reading

Franck Moussa still in the race for Football League ‘Goal of the Year.’

Coventry City midfielder Franck Moussa is still in the race to win the Football League & Mitre 2014 ‘Goal of the Year’ after making the final five shortlist. Moussa scored a magnificent chip over Leyton Orient goalkeeper Jamie Jones in the 67th minute in what was Orient’s first defeat in the league this season. After … Continue reading

Dagnall signs for Orient.

Former Coventry City loanee Chris Dagnall has this afternoon signed for fellow League One side Leyton Orient. The 27 year old striker had become a free agent earlier this month after being released by Championship side Barnsley. Dagnall spent December on loan at City from the Championship side, making four starts and two substitute appearances … Continue reading

Too early for play-off talk?

Coventry City made it five wins in six league games this afternoon with a 3-0 win over Notts County at Sixfields. Second half goals from Callum Wilson and a Leon Clarke brace secured the victory over the ten-men Magpies, following the first-half dismissal of County striker Danny Haynes. Both Wilson and Clarke have now scored … Continue reading