Ricoh Arena

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Full Tim Fisher transcript from pre-Sunderland Sky Sports interview

Coventry City Chairman Tim Fisher faced the Sky Sports cameras and was interviewed by Jonathan Oakes before yesterday’s 1-1 draw with Sunderland facing questions regarding the Club’s future. Here we provide a full transcript of Fisher’s responses. JO: “Yes, The Ricoh Arena is home to Coventry City for the time being, but that may not … Continue reading

BEHIND THE NUMBERS | Coventry chalk up 100 Ricoh Arena wins

The 3-1 victory over Sheffield United this afternoon was Coventry City’s 100th victory at the ground since moving from Highfield Road in 2005. In 255 games, Coventry City have walked away with 100 wins, 72 draws and 83 losses. This season also saw Coventry City chalk up 12 wins at The Ricoh, the joint highest … Continue reading

Jimmy Hill’s ashes to be scattered at The Ricoh Arena

Former Coventry City manager & Chairman, Jimmy Hill’s ashes are to be scattered in a short service at 1pm this afternoon at the opening of his memorial garden at The Ricoh Arena. Ahead of this afternoon’s final home game of the season at the ground against Sheffield United, the┬áDean of Coventry Cathedral will open the … Continue reading

Behind the numbers; 2015 in review.

After three games without a win to close 2014, Coventry City started 2015 in the best way possible, with a 2-0 win away at Walsall on January 3rd, making it two years in a row they had won away from home in the first fixture of the new calendar year. Will 2016 make it three … Continue reading

England U-21s to return to Ricoh Arena in October.

The England U-21s will return to The Ricoh Arena for their third visit to the ground next month as they take on Kazakhstan in their first 2017 European Championship Qualifier. The Three Lions first visited The Ricoh Arena in 2006, where a Leighton Baines thunderbolt was enough to defeat Germany 1-0, before they returned in … Continue reading

Coventry U-turn and start selling North Stand season tickets

Coventry City Football Club have today performed a U-turn over season tickets in the North Stand of The Ricoh Arena following feedback from fans. Originally, the club announced that season tickets would not be sold in the stand in order to help create a ‘better atmosphere.’ However, following feedback from fans, the club has announced … Continue reading

Coventry City to host Exeter City in JPT Second Round.

Coventry City will host League Two side Exeter City in the Second Round of the Johnstone’s Paint Trophy. The draw was made live on Sky Sports’ Soccer AM this morning, and City’s reward for overcoming Wycombe Wanderers this week is a home tie with The Grecians, who were awarded a bye into the Second Round. … Continue reading

Behind the Numbers: Ricoh Arena infographic

Coventry City Football Club make their return to The Ricoh Arena this Friday night after just over a season playing at Northampton Town’s ground, Sixfields but how well did the Sky Blues do in their first tenure at the ground? After leaving Highfield Road, Coventry City moved to The Ricoh in August 2005 winning their … Continue reading

Boardroom changes made at Coventry City.

Coventry City Football Club have today announced changes at boardroom level that see Mark Labovitch leave the board, Tim Fisher become chairman and Steve Waggott become CEO. A statement released on the club’s official website read; Coventry City Football Club has announced changes at boardroom level. Tim Fisher is moving into the position of chairman … Continue reading

No North Stand season tickets at The Ricoh Arena.

Coventry City Football Club have confirmed they current have “no plans” to sell any season tickets in The North Stand now the club are back at The Ricoh Arena. Less than a week after the club announced they were returning to the ground they first moved to in 2005, The Sky Blues have confirmed on … Continue reading