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The Friendlies – Season 5: Episode 3 (The One With Little Eva)

Everybody’s doing a brand-new dance, now (Come on baby, do the Loco-motion) I know you’ll get to like it if you give it a chance…

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When I find myself in times of trouble, Rowland Winter comes to me…

When I find myself in times of troubleMother Mary comes to meSpeaking words of wisdom, let it beAnd in my hour of darknessShe is standing…

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Paddy Power slash odds on Cov winning title – Cambridge on Friday

Mr. Banks: A British bank is run with precision A British home requires nothing less! Tradition, discipline, and rules must be the tools Without them…

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Moseley – these days the support act rather than the main event. A poll.

I go out with the crowd, I play the game Pretending out loud but it don’t seem the same For the heart of the crowd…

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‘Chugga-Boom’: Coventry mobbed by Ampthill…

  Apologies for the title. Fans of Hanna-Barbera will best be in a position to understand… The pressures of leading a title chase over several…

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When Saturday comes…

When Saturday comes Nothing else matters to me When Saturday comes You got to wear your heart on your sleeve When Saturday comes Nothing else…

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Friendlies Season 3 – Episode 2: the one with the Nuns (the review)

A 48-0 win. A good result and a decent performance in the end, but at times Nuneaton made us work very hard for the points…

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Man of the Match v Ampthill

Will the outcome of today’s blog poll to determine Cov’s ‘Man of the Match’ against Ampthill reflect that of the sponsors or will supporters once again vote…

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Search for the Hero

Sometimes the river flows but nothing breathes. A train arrives but never leaves. It’s a shame… But it’s then, then that faith arrives To make…

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Cambridge University v Coventry Nighthawks: a one-sided contest…?

Apparently, a nighthawk is: a superb athlete who, courtesy of an alchemical potion, possesses mild super-strength and increased agility and durability from dusk till dawn….

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The Friendlies: Episode 4: the one with the Dragon feeders (the report)

The e-letter that was sent out to all members earlier this week shed a little more light on what Director of Rugby Rowland Winter is hoping…

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We can be heroes, just for one day….

I watch the ripples change their size But never leave the stream Of warm impermanence and So the days float through my eyes But the…

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I’m leaving on a jet plane….

I can not live Peacefully without you For even a moment I miss you terribly when you’re away This ain’t right… I’m taking an aeroplane…

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Blackheath, Moseley and Creative Parallel…

So today is to be my last away game of the season, having made the decision that with nothing really to play for, Wharfedale is probably…

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What if and if only…

The Cov Dog must still be barking this morning. Fed and watered yesterday evening and having slept the sleep of the contented, it will have woken this…

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A make up, not a break up…for the time being

I’ve succumbed. And I blame John Wilkinson… After the Esher game, I’d prepared myself mentally for a three week break from watching Coventry, accepting as…

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Cov prove a point…

Another loss. But the majority of the crowd of nearly 12oo will have left the Butts yesterday feeling that in a season of broken dreams, Coventry…

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The Boss is back in Coventry…

Everybody’s got a hungry heart Everybody’s got a hungry heart Lay down your money and you play your part Everybody’s got a hungry heart Hungry…

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My Funny Valentine

Words that could have been written about Cov… My funny valentine Sweet comic valentine You make me smile with my heart Your looks are laughable…

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Drawing positives from the Richmond game…

Sometimes you just have to face up to the fact and admit that you were wrong and apologise. I’m sorry, Scott. I was wrong. There…

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