Steven Pressley

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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

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

Pressley appointed new Fleetwood manager.

Former Coventry City manager Steven Pressley has been unveiled as the new manager of League One side Fleetwood Town. Pressley, 41, was sacked as manager of the Sky Blues is February after 100 games in charge, and has been scouting for Premier League side Southampton since. ICYMI: BEHIND THE NUMBERS: 100 Games of Steven Pressley Just … Continue reading

MacFarlane leaves Coventry City.

Assistant manager Neil MacFarlane has this morning left Coventry City by mutual consent. The 37 year-old Scottish former defensive midfielder was brought to the club with Steven Pressley when they joined from Falkirk in 2013. Following Steven Pressley’s dismissal in February earlier this year, MacFarlane took over as caretaker manager alongside Dave Hockaday until the … Continue reading

Mowbray named Coventry City manager.

Coventry City Football Club have officially announced Tony Mowbray as their new first-team manager. Mowbray takes the reigns following the dismissal of Steven Pressley last Monday. The former Hibernian, West Bromwich Albion, Celtic & Middlesbrough manager has signed a deal until the end of the current season, where the Club will then sit down and … Continue reading

Steven Pressley releases statement through LMA

Former Coventry City manager Steven Pressley has released a statement following his dimissmal from the Sky Blues on Monday. Pressley, who took charge of his 100th City match on Saturday had only signed a four-year contract extension in September, saw the club’s form deteriorate and the Sky Blues have thus dropped into the League One … Continue reading

Behind The Numbers: 100 games of Steven Pressley.

Yesterday afternoon’s 2-2 draw at Sheffield United saw Steven Pressley reach the one-hundred game milestone in charge of Coventry City Football Club. With 75 minutes on the clock, it looked as if The Sky Blues would be leaving with all three points after two Dominic Samuel goals and having a man advantage with Jose Baxter … Continue reading

Stokes to switch Forest Green for Sky Blues?

Coventry City are being linked with a loan move for Forest Green left back Chris Stokes. Stokes, 23, had previously been expected to join Yeovil Town but a move broke down after they failed to agree personal terms, according to the Stroud News & Journal. Following the breakdown of that move, Stokes has spent the … Continue reading

Turgott deal Hammered home.

Coventry City have completed the Deadline Day transfer of West Ham United winger Blair Turgott. Turgott joins The Sky Blues on a permanent deal until the end of the current season, after his West Ham contract was mutully terminated. Turgott has enjoyed loan spells at Bradford, Colchester United and Rotherham United, as well as League … Continue reading

Clarke departs for Scunthorpe.

Coventry City defender Jordan Clarke has completed his move to fellow League One side Scunthorpe United for an undisclosed fee. By moving to Glanford Park, Clarke is reunited with former City boss Mark Robins. A product of the club’s academy, Clarke went on to make 144 appearances, of which 125 were in the league, scoring 4 goals. … Continue reading