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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

Former Coventry boss Micky Adams considering Port Vale future after abuse by fans.

Former Coventry City manager Micky Adams has admitted to BBC Radio Stoke that he is considering his future as manager of fellow League One side Port Vale after abuse he received from the club’s fans following a 5-0 loss at Bristol City on Tuesday night. Adams, who managed The Sky Blues from January 2005 to … Continue reading

Steven Pressley backs anti homophobia campaign.

Coventry City manager Steven Pressley has backed the campaign by Stonewall and Paddy Power which saw professional players throughout England and Scotland wear rainbow coloured laces in their boots over the weekend to help promote the the issue of homophobia in football. City captain Carl Baker and defenders Blair Adams & Andy Webster wore the … Continue reading

Current & former Coventry City players wear rainbow laces.

A number of both current and former Coventry City players wore rainbow coloured laces in a bid to raise awareness of, and tackle homophobia in football over the weekend. Last week, Stonewall and Paddy Power sent the laces to all professional clubs in England and Scotland, hoping to raise awareness of homophobia in football. However … Continue reading

Micky Adams to undergo hip surgery.

Former Coventry City player and manager, Micky Adams, who led current side Port Vale to a 3-2 home victory over the Sky Blues this afternoon, is to temporarily step down from his role to undergo essential hip surgery. Less than an hour after the game at Vale Park which saw over 3,000 City fans make … 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

Initial Port Vale ticket allocation sold out.

Coventry City fans have snapped up an intial 1,500 tickets for the away clash at Port Vale. The game which takes place on Saturday, September 21st (3pm) sees the Sky Blues take on former manager Micky Adams, who hit out the City’s ground share plans before the game against Colchester at the weekend. With the … Continue reading

Micky Adams: “Get back to Coventry, what are these people playing at?”

Former Coventry City player and manager Micky Adams has added to the ground share debate at Sixfields whilst being interviewed on BBC Coventry & Warwickshire ahead of the game against Colchester United. Adams stated that he could sense problems at the club with the move to The Ricoh Arena, even before SISU took over the … Continue reading

2013/2014 Fixtures released

Despite not knowing where they will play their home games next season, Coventry City will start the 2013/2013 with a fixture away to Crawley Town when the season kicks off on August 3rd. City will then host newly relegated Bristol City in their first ‘home’ game on Saturday August 10th before a trip to Carlisle … Continue reading