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The Friendlies – Season Four: Episode One – the one with the Cup

1204 made their way to the BPA yesterday. The vast majority of them Cov fans. Those Moseley fans who were present saw their side simply…

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Supporters Club AGM…Cov’s final position poll…Cliffie Hodgson…and tornado-chasing in Georgia

(Cov) Proved too much for the man Too much for the man, he couldn’t make it So he’s leavin’ the life he’s come to know…

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What do points make?

Rome was not built in a day Opposition will come your way But the harder the battle you see Is the sweeter the victory, girl…

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Training ground #8 update and Eoghan Grace

The mood over at Summerhill Lane was upbeat at training yesterday, understandably so  given the convincing wins on Saturday against opposition that was expected to…

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The ‘Street – no cliffhanger in the end, as Cov Development side ease through

Young at heart Yet what a start Old before their time Bluebells – Young At Heart As a game of competitive rugby, the opening game…

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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 4: the one with the double header

I’m starting to get quite excited at the prospect of the first of the season’s double-headers this weekend, with first on the Development side playing…

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Friendlies Season 3 – Episode 3: the one on the island (the review)

Getting so much better all the time! It’s getting better all the time Better, better, better It’s getting better all the time Better, better, better…

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Homeward bound…more great retentions…Broadstreet

Deny the passenger, who want to get on Deny the passenger, who want to get on Deny the passenger, who want to get on Want…

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Success for Nuns and ‘Street is important for Cov too…

Together we’ll stand Divided we’ll fall Come on now people Let’s get on the ball And work together Come on, come on Let’s work together…

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More on the proposed changes to the Championship and the impact on Cov – ‘self-protectionism at its worst and competitively it stinks’

I know all there is to know about the crying game I’ve had my share of the crying game First there are kisses, then there…

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Today’s game, a late replacement, last day to vote, Stiff Little Fingers

Domestic fury and fierce civil strife Shall cumber all the parts… (and)by his side come hot from hell, Shall in these confines with a (captain)’s…

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Newport – ‘Saturday in the (Butts) Park’…

Saturday in the Park… People dancing, people laughing A man selling ice cream Singing Italian songs Everybody is another Can you dig it (yes, I can)…

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There once was a team from Ealing…

The Coventry match day squad named to face Ealing on Saturday appears to be just about the strongest we could put out at the moment…

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Winning hearts and minds…

All along, I’ve maintained that the importance attached to the pre-season friendlies this month is in the sum of the parts, rather than the individual results. What…

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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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The Friendlies: Episode 1: the one where it all starts…

The wait was worth it… Hardly a polished performance, and one that I rather suspect will have left the coaches somewhat frustrated at times, especially…

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Two heads…

With the opening game of the pre-season now just days away, there’s lots of excitement and anticipation amongst Cov supporters and, even though the club…

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Broadstreet and Dave Addleton

Moseley weren’t the only local team playing national league rugby to have their relegation confirmed on Saturday. That fate also befell Broadstreet RFC. Sadly, it…

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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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