Northampton Town

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VIDEO: Sky Blue Trust protest this Saturday.

This Saturday, the Sky Blue Trust are staging a further protest over the Football League’s approval for Coventry City Football Club to ground-share at Northampton Town for at least the next three seasons. This protest follows from previous ones, including the unveiling of a ‘statue’ of SISU owner Joy Seppala next to the Jimmy Hill … Continue reading

Bristol City Supporters Trust ‘disgusted with Football League’ over Coventry move.

Bristol City Supporters Trust are the latest to join the chorus of disapproval at the failure of The Football League to deal with the building crisis at Coventry City. According to Supporters Direct, The Trust are to write to the League expressing their ‘disgust’ at allowing the ‘temporary’ relocation of the Club. They are also … Continue reading

Northampton Town release statement over possible ACL legal action.

Northampton Town Football Club have confirmed Arena Coventry Limited (ACL) have threatened legal action against the club. Coventry City will play their home games at Sixfields for the next three seasons at least, after the Football League confirmed the arrangement last week, whilst the club’s owners SISU build a new stadium in the Coventry area. … Continue reading

Calling all Coventry City fans – Sunday August 11th: protest at The Ricoh Arena.

Coventry City will officially be playing their ‘home’ games at Sixfields, the home of Northampton Town Football Cub for the next three seasons; despite widespread opposition and anger from Sky Blues supporters. As such, at least ELEVEN of City’s home games will be moved, including City’s first home game against Bristol City which will now … Continue reading

Carl Baker “gutted for the fans.”

Coventry City captain Carl Baker has used social networking to thank Coventry City supporters for their support in ‘this tough time.’ Earlier this afternoon, the Football League confirmed that they had “reluctantly agreed’ to plans by the club to groundshare with Northampton Town for the next three seasons until a new stadium is built in … Continue reading

Football League approve Northampton Town & Coventry City groundshare.

The Football League have approved Coventry City’s plans to groundshare at Sixfields; the home of Northampton Town Football Club for the next three seasons. City have been in administration since March, after a year-long dispute with the manager’s of The Ricoh Arena; ACL. Chief Executive of Coventry City, Tim Fisher has previously stated that the … Continue reading

Sky Blue Trust release statement RE: Northampton Town groundshare.

The Sky Blue Trust have this afternoon released a statement regarding Coventry City Football Club’s potential ground-share at Sixfields; the home of Northampton Town. The full statement: The Sky Blue Trust opposes the proposed ground share with Northampton Town in the strongest possible terms. The Trust’s membership has indicated overwhelming support for the Board’s stance … Continue reading

Nathan Cameron won’t be returning to Northampton Town.

Released Coventry City centre-back Nathan Cameron has seen a contract offer withdrawn by Northampton Town. Cameron is one of the casualties at the Sky Blues after not being offered a fresh contract. Cameron joined League Two side Northampton on loan in March, who are managed by Aidy Boorthroyd, the man who handed Cameron his Coventry … Continue reading

Is Chris Dunn the man for Aidy Boothroyd & Northampton Town?

Former Coventry City manager, Aidy Boothroyd, now at League Two side Northampton Town, has revealed he is in the transfer market for a new goalkeeper. Boothroyd almost led Town to promotion via the Play Offs before losing out to Bradford City in the final at Wembley. One of the key stars of Boothroyd’s team was … Continue reading