Promotion Talk? Despicable…? Me, too

Here come bad news talking this and that Yeah, give me all you got, don’t hold back Yeah, well I should probably warn you I’ll be just fine Yeah, no offense to you don’t waste your time Here’s why Because I’m happy Clap along if you feel like a room without a roof Because I’m…

Coventry Rugby 2016/17 – the Pros and the Cons

Another year you made a promise Another chance to turn it all around And do not save this for tomorrow Embrace the past and you can live for now And I will give the world to you Speak louder than the words before you And give them meaning no one else has found The role…

Old Albanian v Coventry – such a perfect day

Oh, it’s such a perfect day I’m glad I spent it with you Oh, such a perfect day You just keep me hanging on You just keep me hanging on Just a perfect day Problems all left alone Weekenders on our own It’s such fun Lou Reed – Perfect Day Told you it would be…

Training ground update – some interesting bits and pieces…

Now when the rumor comes to your town, It grows and grows, where it started no one knows. Some of your neighbors will invite it right in, Maybe it’s a lie, even if it’s a sin, They’ll repeat the rumor again The Band – The Rumor   Well maybe not that interesting, but I hope…

Coventry v Rosslyn Park – pick a game, any game…

Were I asked to pick any of the games this season to represent the difference in the Coventry of this season to that of last, then this is the one I would choose. There have been games in which we have scored more tries, been more dominant or which have provided more entertainment in the final…

Deacon Blue (and White)…This Train Will Take You Anywhere

This is bigger than anything That’ll ever go past you It drowns out what you say And it blows the dust away And it makes it’s own way We can’t stop it This train will take you anywhere This train will take you anywhere You want to go Deacon Blue – This Train Will Take…

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 to get on He want to get on Want to get on He want to get on Elton John – Passengers (The next two lines are : To make a…

Coventry v Ampthill – a real team effort (all 20 of them)

29-19. Four tries, a bonus point and another one of the top teams in the league that has come to the BPA full of expectation and left with nothing other than the realisation that Coventry is probably a far stronger side than its current position in the table suggests. Coventry, the perennial underachievers, are beginning to show some signs of…

We Blaydon did it…

Seventh heaven. Someone’s going to use it somewhere, so I thought I’d get in there first. In six previous visits to Crow Trees we hadn’t recorded a single win and, in two seasons, Blaydon had completed the double over us. Something of a bogey team for Cov then. Whilst other teams have come and gone, Blaydon…