The FA

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Stokes accepts FA misconduct charge

Coventry City defender Chris Stokes has today accepted a charge of misconduct from The FA. The charge is in relation to a tweet sent out by the 25 year old during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur & Chelsea on Monday, May 2nd 2016. After quickly deleting the tweet and publicly apologising on both … Continue reading

Armstrong & Maddison called up for England duty.

Coventry City will have to play their Easter fixtures without Adam Armstrong & James Maddison after they were called up for England duty. Armstrong has been called up by former Sky Blues’ boss Aidy Boothroyd to the England Under 19’s squad for their Under-19s UEFA European Championship campaign. Armstrong could feature in Spain against Georgia, … 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

Pressley hit with misconduct charge by The FA.

Coventry City manager Steven Pressley has today been hit by a misconduct charge by The FA. The charge relates to comments Pressley made regarding Preston North End striker Joe Garner ahead of last Saturday’s game between the sides at The Ricoh Arena. Preston would go on to win the game 0-2, with Joe Garner winning, … 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

Football League admit “serious errors” in Coventry City administration.

The Football League have today admitted “serious errors” were made in the administration process of Coventry City Football Club. The errors relate to The Football League making mistakes in registering players to the wrong company, as revealed by The Coventry Telegraph. Today, is the first time The Football League have publicly admitted mistakes had been … Continue reading

Otium awarded Football League ‘Golden Share’ – Coventry City deducted 10 points.

In the last ten minutes, the Football League have confirmed they have awarded Otium Entertainment Group Limited the Golden Share for Coventry City to compete in the 2013/2014 Season, and have deducted the club 10 points. The ten point deduction is somewhat of a shock, with the majority expecting at least a 15-point deduction following … Continue reading

Coventry City Limited liquidated – set for 15 point deduction.

The Football League kicks off it’s 125th year celebrations later this evening, with Sheffield United v Notts County opening the 2013/2014 Football League calendar, but today one of it’s oldest clubs has been liquidated. Coventry City have entered liquidation, and look likely to kick off their 2013/2014 season with at least a 15 point deduction … Continue reading

The Dons Trust “worried about the future” of Coventry City.

AFC Wimbledon owner’s, The Dons Trust are the latest Trust to speak out against Coventry City’s ground-share with Northampton Town. “The Dons Trust is a not-for-profit organisation that owns AFC Wimbledon and is guardian of all principles and aims by which it operates. It is committed to strengthening the voice of supporters in the decision … Continue reading