Disappointing D-Day for Sky Blues fans

Deadline day is typically an agonising event as a Coventry City fan, mostly spent gnawing on fingernails and sweating profusely as rumours emerge linking our key assets with moves to other clubs. However, the summer window slammed shut on Wednesday night and the Sky Blues hadn’t lost any players on the final day – a…

Coventry City 4-2 West Ham United U23’s (EFL Trophy)

Following the stalemate versus Northampton Town at the Ricoh Arena on Saturday, Coventry City were back in action on Tuesday night in the EFL Trophy. With the introduction of various Premier League ‘B’ sides into the pilot scheme of the competition, West Ham United’s U23’s faced the trip to the Midlands. The game was the…

Coventry City 1-1 Northampton Town

After suffering a humiliating 6-1 defeat at the hands of Norwich City on Tuesday night, Coventry City’s attention switched back to their SkyBet League One endeavours as Northampton Town travelled to the Ricoh Arena. Since gaining promotion from the fourth tier as champions, the Cobblers have started life in League One with four consecutive draws….

Norwich City 6-1 Coventry City

Coventry City were in EFL Cup action on Tuesday night as they faced Championship side Norwich City in the second round at Carrow Road. After suffering a 3-0 defeat to the Canaries in a pre-season friendly in July, Tony Mowbray would be hoping that his depleted squad could cause an upset. Alex Neil, meanwhile, was…

Matt Jarvis interview

I spoke to current Norwich City footballer Matt Jarvis as he looks back on his career to date. With the midfielder currently sidelined with injury, he speaks about the aims he and his club possess for the 2016/17 campaign. He also elaborates on his time as a teenager at Millwall and Gillingham respectively before progressing…

Bradford City 3-1 Coventry City

Coventry City made the trip to Valley Parade on Saturday to face a Bradford City side now managed by Stuart McCall. The Bantams have made a strong start to their 2016/17 campaign, winning two of their opening three SkyBet League One games, conceding just a solitary goal away to MK Dons. Meanwhile, the Sky Blues…

Mowbray adds Agyei to his ranks

After witnessing his side fail to score in each of their opening three fixtures in SkyBet League One, Tony Mowbray has acted swiftly to add Daniel Agyei to his forward line. The 19-year old joins the Sky Blues on loan until January 2017 initially, but it is likely that his deal will be extended at…

Coventry City 0-0 Bury

Without a win to their name so far in SkyBet League One, Coventry City hosted Bury at the Ricoh Arena on Tuesday night. The travelling side came into the fixture on the back of two narrow defeats; a loss against Burton Albion in the EFL Cup being followed by a 2-1 reverse at Gillingham. Tony…

Sky Blues turn to Turnbull

The Sky Blues made an unexpected sixth summer signing on Monday evening as Jordan Turnbull was announced as a Coventry City player. An undisclosed fee was paid to Southampton for the 21-year old’s services, and the highly thought of defender arrives at the Ricoh Arena on a three-year deal. Having progressed through the coveted academy…

Coventry City 0-0 Shrewsbury Town

After both sides lost their opening fixture of the SkyBet League One campaign last weekend, Coventry City and Shrewsbury Town both bounced back with EFL Cup wins on Tuesday night. Whilst the Sky Blues ousted Portsmouth after extra time, Micky Mellon’s Shrews edged past Championship outfit Huddersfield Town at Greenhous Meadow to progress into the…

Coventry City 3-2 Portsmouth AET

After being dealt a blow on the opening day of the SkyBet League One campaign, the Sky Blues were keen to avenge the 1-0 defeat at Swindon with a victory on Tuesday night. Portsmouth were the visitors at the Ricoh Arena, and despite the two managers naming changed sides, both sets of supporters were hoping…

Swindon Town 1-0 Coventry City

After a long summer of preparations, competitive football returned on Saturday as the Sky Blues travelled to Swindon for an opening day clash in League One. Coventry’s record at the County Ground is nothing short of abysmal, not winning a league game there since 1960. I’m sure supporters will remember last season’s clash at the…