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Coventry and Wasps – friends with benefits?

I thought Paul Smith’s article in the Coventry Telegraph this week might spark more interest from Coventry supporters on the messageboard than it has. Wasps…

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‘An exciting future’ – comparatives or superlatives?

Glad to see that Jon Sharp seems to have taken a leaf out of Rowland Winter’s book and announced the imminent departures of four Coventry…

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Coventry v Newcastle: Nov 2 1996 – watch it as the story is retold (Part 2)

(This post won’t make a great deal of sense if you haven’t already read yesterday’s, a link to which can be found below: Coventry v Newcastle: Nov 2…

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Coventry v Newcastle: Nov 2 1996 – watch it as the story is retold…

Ask supporters to name their all-time Coventry side of the last 30 years and you’d be unlikely to get much unanimity. Ask them to pick a 5…

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Carry on camping

Inevitably, most of the news coming out of the club at the moment is the result of the fallout from the announcement back in late…

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Sam’s the man…but sadly not for much longer

April is the cruellest month, breeding Lilacs out of the dead land, mixing Memory and desire, stirring Dull roots with spring rain The Wasteland –…

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The road not taken…

Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, And sorry I could not travel both And be one traveler, long I stood And looked down one…

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Old Macky’s back in town – and Callum has some unfinished business at Cov

It comes as no surprise that Callum MacBurnie had a ‘few other options’ available to him at the end of the season. Most clubs in…

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And all for the price of a ticket, changing the programme and a perfect calm

With next season’s membership tickets now on sale, I thought I’d have a look today at just how much value for money a match day ticket really offers supporters…

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The story so far…

It’s 8 weeks almost to the day since the announcement of Rowland Winter’s appointment as the new Director of Rugby at Coventry. 56 days. Not…

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Exodus (the movement of the people) – part 2

Yeah-yeah-yeah, well! Uh! Open your eyes and look within: Are you satisfied (with the life you’re living)? Uh! We know where we’re going, uh! Exodus…

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Cinderford and a place in the sun…

Cause there’s a place in the sun Where there’s hope for ev’ryone Where my poor restless heart’s gotta run There’s a place in the sun…

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Coventry v Cinderford – the gallery

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Cinderford: a routine victory..?

The depth of the injury crisis currently blighting Coventry really hit home yesterday with the news of the team selected to play Cinderford later today. Whilst…

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The club is dead, long live the club, season tickets and a Wasps conspiracy…?

‘The king is dead, long live the king’ or, originally,  ‘Le roi est mort, vive le roi!’, is an often used proclamation following the death…

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The Firing Squad

Be warned…spoiler alert. This post will involve some gossip, a good deal of speculation all mixed together with  a fair degree of opinion. Anyone not…

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Cov must stop Cinders getting to the ball and Danny Hobbs-Awoyemi

So, we’ll know who the players are that Rowland Winter has decided to retain for the 2016/17 season by the end of the week. We all have…

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Suspicion, reflection and progression…

If your time to you Is worth savin’ Then you better start swimmin’ Or you’ll sink like a stone For the times they are a-changin’…

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A professional approach and the Cov rumour mill

I wonder how many Coventry supporters this time next year would welcome a similar announcement from Roland Winter to that made by Richmond’s rugby Director,…

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Can’t do right for doing wrong…

If I seem kind of blue to you, it’s just coz I’m not getting through to you, and I’ll do anything you want me to, but I…

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