The King of Groove….

Everybody wants to be a star Everybody wants to be accepted by the mass Everybody wants to be raging fire But their heat don’t last… …He’s the king of groove (I can’t lose) (summon the royal brass) Earth, Wind and Fire – King of Groove In yesterday’s post I commented on the trust that Rowland…

‘Cause it’s always been a matter of trust…

This time you’ve got nothing to lose You can take it, you can leave it, whatever you choose I won’t hold back anything And I’ll walk away a fool or a king Some love is just a lie of the mind It’s make believe until its only a matter of time And some might have…

Anticipation has a habit to set you up…

Anticipation has a habit to set you up For disappointment in evening entertainment but Tonight there’ll be some love Tonight there’ll be a ruckus yeah regardless of what’s gone before I want to see all of the things that we’ve already seen Artic Monkeys  – A View From The Afternoon West Brom won on Saturday…

It’s the twelfth day of Christmas, so the winner of the MVP is…

The Twelfth Day of Christmas and the final day of the ‘Coventry’s Most Valuable Player’ poll results. Today the winner who is  finally revealed. And the most valuable Coventry player, according to readers of this blog, is: Drumroll please, Animal (in the absence of 12 drummers drumming)…      JACK PREECE       Well…

Woah, we’re half way there…Woah, livin’ on a prayer

Oh, we’ve got to hold on, ready or not You live for the fight when it’s all that you’ve got Woah, we’re half way there Woah, livin’ on a prayer Take my hand, we’ll make it I swear Woah, livin’ on a prayer Bon Jovi – Livin’ On A Prayer We’re up to the half…

Ice-cold Winter proves too hot for Ampthill

63-14. It was a scoreline to warm the hearts of every Coventry supporter fortunate to be at the BPA yesterday afternoon. Cov dominated every area of the game and come 4.45,  Ampthill hadn’t just been beaten, they’d been dismantled, piece by ineffectual piece. Harsh if you’re an Ampthill supporter, but I’m just saying it as…

Supporting Cov is far from routine…

I was born by the river In a little tent And just like the river I’ve been running ever since It’s been a long, long time coming But I know a change gonna come Sam Cooke – A Change Is Gonna Come It’s been a long time coming. 41 games under Rowland Winter and just…

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 push both Cov teams a little harder than perhaps was the case on the day. The feeling was when arranging the fixtures that having just missed out on promotion from…

Sale ended yesterday…

50-0 is certainly a significant scoreline… But of even greater significance, perhaps, is yesterday’s 47-21 scoreline in the Harlequins v Jersey friendly, a game in which Quins fielded a very strong side including the likes of Care, Robshaw and Brown. Jersey only managed to score 6 more points against Cov last week and in the…

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 Getting so much better all the time! The Beatles – Getting Better I read it pretty well in the end. In yesterday’s post, the morning of the game, I wrote:…