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The hiring squad…

In yesterday’s post I expressed some concern over the number of players who would not be getting any game time on a weekend (Two into…

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Two into one won’t go…

The break in the league fixtures must offer a welcome respite to Coventry RFC, in particular Scott Morgan and the rest of the coaching team. Two…

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50 ways to leave your club….

It must have been a nightmare. I was in the changing-room after one of the mid-week practice sessions, sitting on the benches alongside other members…

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A man for all seasons…

There can’t be many supporters who can boast of being a Coventry RFC season ticket holder for the past 55 years. Fewer still who have…

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We are family – Get up ev’rybody and sing…

I just don’t get it. Perhaps it’s just me, but the game I watched on Saturday bears little resemblance to the one Scott Morgan alludes…

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Cometh the hour…

Saturday seems such a long time ago. Concerns about the off-the-field goings-on at Coventry are such that the result against Rosslyn Park on Saturday is almost of secondary…

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Confidence is a preference…

…for the habitual voyeur Of what is known as Parklife – (Blur) It didn’t make pleasant viewing, did it? And there was certainly little confidence…

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Coventry v Rosslyn Park – Gallery

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Walking the walk…

As a erstwhile English teacher, it was incumbent on me to ensure the students under my tutelage were always able to analyse a piece of prose carefully, explore…

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Coventry v Rosslyn Park – more lies, damned lies….

Last week’s stats on Fylde seemed to prove popular so I’ve done something similar this week for the Rosslyn Park game. They do provide some…

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Rosslyn Park – the dog bites back

There is no doubt about it. Coventry is a something of a wounded beast at the moment. Okay, so most of the injuries are of the…

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Fylde (under ‘L’ for lesson learned)

The initial shock at the manner of Coventry’s defeat has subsided now. The reality that Coventry aren’t performing at a level above that of a middle…

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The deep, dark truthful mirror…

One day you’re going to have to face A deep dark truthful mirror And it’s going to tell you things that I still love you…

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Coventry RFC to audition for the Christmas pantomime…?

Speaking immediately after the match to John Wilkinson for The Rugby Post, Scott Morgan said he thought the performance against Fylde was ‘possibly the worst…

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Coventry v Fylde – match tweets

Below are the tweets sent during the course of the game today. They won’t make pleasant reading for Cov fans…I do apologise about the typos…fat…

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Coventy V Fylde – Gallery

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Cov v Fylde – Cov need to play it smart

Comments made by Scott Morgan in the Coventry Evening Telegraph earlier in the week seem to hint at some of the frustrations he has been…

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Coventry v Fylde – lies, damned lies….

I thought it might be interesting to look at some comparisons between Coventry and Fylde based on the games they’ve played so far this season to…

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A question of money…

Mick Carter, or Cov Mick as he is affectionately known amongst the Coventry clan, yesterday posted on the Unofficial Messageboard an interesting question  – ‘Would you…

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Fylde (under ‘E’ for entertaining)…

Fylde’s visit to the BPA on Saturday is one of the season’s highlights for me, a game I’ve been looking forward to since the fixtures were…

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