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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

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

FA respond to Coventry Telegraph; not prepared to intervene on groundshare.

The Football Association have today released a statement to The Coventry Telegraph stating that they are not prepared to intervene with Coventry City’s groundshare with Northampton Town – 35 miles away from the city which bares the Club’s name. This comes after they governing body of English Football, who’s slogan for theirt 150th anniversary in … Continue reading

FAN STAND: FA set to reject Hull City name change; would they have done the same if City were in the top flight?

The Football Association are reportedly set to block Hull City’s proposed name change to Hull Tigers from next season, yet they allowed Coventry City’s owners to relocate the club 35 miles away from the City which bares their name. But would their decision have been different if the Sky Blues were in the top flight? … Continue reading

A year of Steven Pressley; grey suits to grey hair.

Exactly one year ago today, Falkirk manager Steven Pressley signed a three year deal to replace Mark Robins as the manager of Coventry City Football Club. When he first took charge, and through the opening portion of the current season, Pressley became renowned for two things; his attacking style of football and his grey suit … Continue reading

No pitch inspection planned for visit of Carlisle United.

Coventry City have confirmed that there is currently no pitch inspection planned ahead of tonight’s visit of Carlisle United. City have seen their last two ‘home’ games at Northampton Town’s Sixfields Stadium against Walsall and Bradford postponed due to extreme weather conditions and a waterlogged pitch. As such, City have played five consecutive away games, … Continue reading

Behind the numbers: 2013 in review.

2013 has been a roller-coaster year for Coventry City fans, whilst off the field events have dominated, on the pitch events have been just as dramatic. City scored 111 goals in the calendar year, of which 27 (24%) were scored by Leon Clarke in just 41 appearances which averages at a goal every 1.5 games. … Continue reading

Mark Labovitch Sky Sports News interview transcript.

This evening, non-executive director of Coventry City Football Club, Mark Labovitch was interviewed by Sky Sports News over the club’s decision to release proposed plans for their new stadium today. Answering questions live in the studio, Labovitch talked about the club’s attempts to purchase their home from 2005 to May this year; The Ricoh Arena, … Continue reading

Historically, how do Coventry City recover from conceding five goals?

Yesterday afternoon, Tranmere Rovers travelled to Sixfields with most of their fans hoping to take a point back to Merseyside. At 15:50, though Rovers had ended Coventry City’s long unbeaten run. Emphatically. A hat-trick from Ryan Lowe, which was the second in consecutive games following Nahki Well’s matchball winning performance for Bradford last weekend, alongside … Continue reading

Who should replace Conor Thomas for the Tranmere game?

After picking up his fifth booking of the season, Conor Thomas will now be suspended for the home game with Tranmere Rovers this Saturday, but who should step into central midfield alongside John Fleck? Fleck himself served a suspension for five cautions in the FA Cup away tie at AFC Wimbledon in the game previous, … Continue reading

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