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The Friendlies – Season 5: Episode 2 (The One Against The Red and the Blacks)

Friend or foe Friend or foe I want those who get to know me To become admirers or my enemies. Take it up or leave…

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Gone in 30 seconds…Moseley v Cov (at £15 no longer the dream ticket)

Well, I was scumbag bound for a couple a days Talked to a friend of mine He said, I’ve got to do the thing I…

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A day to remember…

They were summoned from the hillside They were called in from the glen And the Country found them ready At the stirring call for men…

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Tom Kessell – when the whole is bigger than the sum of its parts…

The man has put us together now You ought to make it stick together Come on, come on, let’s stick together You know we made…

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Olney – a Sevens’ day wonder…

…although hardly a seven day wonder. Coventry were obviously keen to retain their trophy but I’m not so sure that was necessarily the most important…

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Cov’s squad – is 3 the magic number?

(Got to have soul!) [POS:] 3 That’s the Magic Number Yes it is It’s the magic number Somewhere in this hip-hop soul community Was born…

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Blog prediction results…player loyalty…Man of the Match v Hull…the Supporters’ Club

Back in July and August I invited readers to take part in a glorified end-of-season prediction, involving a number of areas relating specifically to Coventry’s…

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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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Won’t you join together with the band…a note of caution…Tom Poole

Won’t you join together with the band There’s a million ways to laugh Ev’ry one’s a path Oh won’t you join together with the band…

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Stand By Me (depending on the price)

When the night has come And the land is dark And the moon is the only light we’ll see No I won’t be afraid Oh,…

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My body’s old but it ain’t impaired – well I don’t need your rockin’ chair…Cov ‘senior citizens’ have much still to offer

I ain’t ready for the junkyard yet Cause I still feel like a new corvette It might take a little longer but I’ll get there…

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Gourmet pizza – the new ultimate spectator snack…the latest additions to the squad

There’s talk on the street It sounds so familiar Great expectations, everybody’s watching you People you meet They all seem to know you Even your…

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Look out world take a good look (at) what comes down here…

Look out world take a good look What comes down here You must learn this lesson fast And learn it well This ain’t no upwardly…

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On the 9th Day of Christmas the Coventry Rugby Club MVP you voted for is…

Day 9 of the Coventry’s Most Valuable Player (MVP) 2017 poll results and this time it is 4th place that is up for grabs. And…

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Fans’ Forum (Part Two) – Max Hartman and Rowland Winter….three coach Cov

Following on from yesterday’s post… Plenty of encouraging news from yesterday’s Fans’ Forum… …after Hannah’s presentation we heard from Max Hartman who gave an overview…

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Yeah Coventry is a big game but they’re beatable, and we’re definitely the team to beat them and I believe we can…

If you start me up If you start me up I’ll never stop If you start me up If you start me up I’ll never…

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‘They are red hot favourites to win the league title and nobody gives us a prayer of winning tomorrow…’ I wish…

Early start this morning which means that Mrs S might well have to forego her cup of tea in bed this morning. A 2.00 pm…

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5 points, 6 tries and still top of the league, but it’s Coventry’s defence that continues to dominate.

Coventry has scored 40 or more points in a game five times this season. Four of them have been something of a mismatch. Not so…

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No talk of records – just business as usual as Cov prepare for the trip to Cambridge

I left the BPA yesterday evening in no doubt that Coventry are both physically and mentally prepared for the challenge of facing Cambridge at Granchester…

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Training update #12…Cov Development game postponed…Loughborough Students

The news that the Development Academy’s game against Chinnor has had to be postponed came as a big disappointment to the supporters who turned up…

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