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Armstrong only sixth Coventry player selected in PFA Team of the Year

Last week it was revealed that on-loan Coventry striker Adam Armstrong was named in the PFA League One Team of the Year. In his Coventry Telegraph column today, club historian Jim Brown has revealed that he is only the SIXTH Coventry player to have been named in the PFA’s Team of the Year. Since the PFA … Continue reading

Adam Armstrong receives FIFA 16 Ultimate Team ‘In Form’ card

The accolades just keep coming for Coventry City striker Adam Armstrong. Fresh off scoring his first senior hat-trick in the 5-0 demolition at Crewe Alexandra on Saturday, today he has become only the third Coventry City player to receive an ‘in form’ card on EA Sports FIFA 2016, behind Callum Wilson (EA Sports FIFA 2014) and … Continue reading

Joe Cole extends Coventry City loan.

Coventry City have this afternoon extended the loan of former England international Joe Cole until January 3rd 2016. Cole, 34, initially joined the Club at the end of October and has made three appearances, scoring one goal. After his debut at Rochdale, Cole immediately stated that he would love to spend the season with The … Continue reading

Bigirimana returns “home”

Coventry City have this evening resigned midfielder Gael Bigirimana on loan from Premier League side Newcastle United. Bigirimana, 22, rejoins the Sky Blues on loan until January 3rd and joins fellow Magpie loanee Adam Armstrong at the Club. The Burundi international, who joined the Club’s academy in 2004, went on to make 28 appearances in … Continue reading

Mowbray: Armstrong not Newcastle’s answer, yet.

Coventry City manager Tony Mowbray has warned Newcastle United counterpart Steve McClaren that loan striker Adam Armstrong isn’t the answer to their goalscoring problems. Newcastle currently sit 19th in The Premier League having only found the net three times in six matches. Armstrong on the other hand has six goals in seven games for The … Continue reading

Gaël Bigirimana won’t play again this season.

Former Coventry City midfielder Gaël Bigirimana has been ruled out for the rest of the 2014/2015 season due to a mystery illness. Bigirimana, who left The Sky Blues in 2013, joined Scottish Championship side Rangers on loan from Newcastle on Deadline Day but has yet to make an appearance for the Ibrox side and now … Continue reading

Craig Bellamy retires

Coventry City’s record signing Craig Bellamy has today retired from professional football at the age of 34. Bellamy joined the Sky Blues in August 2000 from Norwich City in a deal worth £6m. However he would only spend one season at Highfield Road, scoring 8 goals in 39 appearances in all competitions before joining Newcastle … Continue reading