Bury 2-1 Coventry City: Sky Blues buried at Bury

The pressure on Russell Slade continues to grow after he watched his side slip to a 2-1 defeat away to Bury on Tuesday night. A particularly lacklustre first half allowed the Shakers to go in at the break with a two-goal cushion, James Vaughan and Tom Pope getting on the scoresheet. Coventry did make a…

Coventry City 1-3 Swindon Town: Robins run away with it

Coventry City failed to make it two wins in succession on Saturday as fellow strugglers Swindon Town ran out 3-1 victors at the Ricoh Arena. Returning striker Nicky Ajose scored one either side of a Jonathan Obika header and that proved enough to seal all three points for the visitors. George Thomas did pull one…

Exclusive interview: Maddison ready to stake a claim

From a very young age, JAMES MADDISON wowed Coventry City’s academy staff with his phenomenal technical ability. After progressing through the youth ranks, the dynamic midfielder was handed his first team debut in August 2014 and that was it – he began to excite supporters. His level of performance was then rewarded just three months…

Coventry City 2-1 Gillingham: Sky Blues stop the rot

The Sky Blues recorded their first league win since November on Saturday afternoon as goals from namesakes Kwame and George Thomas fended off Gillingham. With both Russell Slade and Ady Pennock boasting an unwanted win percentage of zero going into the game, neither set of supporters were optimistic. A fantastic first half saw Coventry deservedly…

Return of the Yak

With his Coventry City side slumped at the bottom of League One and ten points from safety, Russell Slade drafted in experienced striker Yakubu on Monday afternoon. The 34-year old arrives at the Ricoh Arena with a wealth of Premier League experience, but the former Nigeria international is certainly lacking in match fitness. Following a…

Coventry City 2-1 Wycombe Wanderers: Sky Blues seal Wembley showdown

Coventry City booked a trip to Wembley on Tuesday night as they reached the final of the Checkatrade Trophy following a deserved 2-1 win over in-form Wycombe Wanderers. First half strikes from Stuart Beavon and George Thomas ensured Russell Slade’s men held a two-goal lead at the break. Chairboys substitute Adebayo Akinfenwa did give the…

Coventry City 0-2 Millwall

Millwall prolonged Coventry City’s winless run in SkyBet League One to 13 games as they prevailed at the Ricoh Arena on Saturday afternoon. Jake Cooper’s scruffy finish separated the two sides at the break, but Steve Morison ensured the points would be heading back to East London with his side’s second goal on 79 minutes….

Exclusive Interview: Sordell signs off with new lease of life

In the summer of 2016, MARVIN SORDELL was left without a club following Colchester United’s relegation to League Two. At that point, the former England youth international was searching for another opportunity in the game – step up Coventry City. However, after just six months with the Sky Blues, he left to join Championship Burton Albion in…