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George Thomas given Wales debut

Former Coventry City forward George Thomas today made his full international debut for Wales. Twelve months after leaving The Sky Blues following their relegation to SKyBet League Two, his international debut comes less than 24 hours after City won The Play-Off Final at Wembley to secure their immediate return to League One. Thomas was given … Continue reading

George Thomas called up for Wales

Coventry City forward George Thomas has today been called up for The Wales U21 squad to compete in this month’s Toulon Tournament. Fresh off scoring the winning goal at Wembley in The Checkatrade Trophy Final, and finishing 2016/2017 as Coventry City’s top goalscorer, Thomas has been rewarded for his breakthrough into City’s first team. Sky … Continue reading

Wales reject Hull’s Coleman approach

The Football Association of Wales has confirmed that they have rejected an approach from Premier League side Hull City, for manager Chris Coleman. Former Coventry City manager Coleman, 46, signed a new two-year contract with Wales back in May, before famously leading the Dragons to the semi-finals of Euro 2016 – their first major tournament … Continue reading

Coleman leads Wales to Euro 2016 knockout stages

Former Coventry City manager Chris Coleman has led Wales to the last-16 knockout stages of Euro 2016, in their first major tournament for 50 years. By defeating Russia 3-0 this evening, combined with England failing to defeat Slovakia in their final Group B game, Coleman’s Wales pipped Roy Hodgson’s side to the top of the group. … Continue reading

Henderson & Sturridge in England Euro 2016 squad

Former Coventry City stars Jordan Henderson & Daniel Sturridge have been named by Roy Hodgson in England’s final 23 man squad for The UEFA European Championships in France. Henderson & Sturridge, now both at Liverpool have both been included by Hodgson despite injury concerns last season. Other notable former Sky Blues going to Euro 2016 … Continue reading

Coleman looking to extend Wales contract.

Former Coventry City manager Chris Coleman is hoping to extend his contract as manager of Wales after guiding them to their first tournament since the 1958 World Cup. Ahead of their final qualifier at home to Andorra this evening, Wales currently sit second in Group B, and can still finish top ahead of Belgium if … Continue reading

Craig Bellamy retires

Coventry City’s record signing Craig Bellamy has today retired from professional football at the age of 34. Bellamy joined the Sky Blues in August 2000 from Norwich City in a deal worth £6m. However he would only spend one season at Highfield Road, scoring 8 goals in 39 appearances in all competitions before joining Newcastle … Continue reading

Michael Mifsud scores on 100th international cap for Malta

Former Coventry City striker Michael Mifsud earnt his 100th cap for Malta last night in a 4-1 defeat to Czech Republic, scoring his country’s only goal of the game. Mifsud who played for The Sky Blues between 2007-2009, last month joined Melbourne Heart in Australia. Mifsud, the two goal hero when Coventry won 2-0 at … Continue reading

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