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The best form of attack is defence…?

I get knocked down, but I get up again You are never gonna keep me down I get knocked down, but I get up again…

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If someone’s knocking at the door, open the door and let ’em in…Luke Narraway

Someone knocking at the door Somebody ringing the bell Someone’s knocking at the door Somebody’s ringing the bell Do me a favour Open the door…

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Saturday’s performance asks questions of everyone…

Well I see the thousands screaming rushing for the cliffs Just like lemmings into the sea, Well well well Who waves his mighty hand and…

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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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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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Narraway’s departure to Bordeaux – no whining but a French lesson worth remembering

Luke Narraway’s departure to French Top 14 club Bordeaux Begles two weeks ago caught most Cov supporters completely by surprise. Like everyone else, I wish…

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At last…belief and faith repaid by success and silverware

Well I’m just waiting for my chance to come, Just a silhouette against the rising sun, Watch the water, watch the sky, Count the days…

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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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Knock, Knock, Knockerin’ on Heaven’s door…

Mama, take this badge off of me I can’t use it anymore. It’s gettin’ dark, too dark to see I feel I’m knockin’ on heaven’s…

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Ealing Trailfinders…London Scottish…Man of the Match Award…Up and Up

See a pearl form, a diamond in the rough See a bird soaring high above the flood It’s in your blood, it’s in your blood…

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Complacency or just physical and mental exhaustion…?

(Apologies that this is rather rushed. WordPress went down  in the early tours of his morning just as I was completing the final few sentences…

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This is the happy house…and we’re happy here

This is the happy house — we’re happy here In the happy house — oh it’s such fun We’ve come to play in the happy…

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Ain’t no stoppin’ us now. No. (We’re on the move.)

There’s been so many things that held us down. But now it looks like things are finally coming around. I know we’ve got a long…

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On the defensive…a rash promise…Tom Jubb in the limelight

Great to see Tom Jubb get his couple of minutes in the limelight on the Coventry website this week. Following his performances over the last…

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Truth you can’t disguise…’cause the camera never lies

And the camera never lies No the camera never lies Truth you can’t disguise Just open up your eyes ‘Cause the camera never lies Michael…

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Cov pass the Cambridge test…

Coventry have 8 games of rugby left to play this season. Just 640 minutes. With effectively a 16 point lead over nearest challengers, Darlington Mowden…

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The Eeyore Syndrome, a miracle unpromised and succesful recruitment…

Promised you a miracle Belief is a beauty thing Promises promises As golden days break wondering Chance as love takes a train Summer breeze and…

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My Napoleon complex – just a bit of small talk really

I’m probably out on my own here, but there is part of me that has in the recent past, and by recent I mean the…

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Sexy rugby vs a good old scrap for the ball…

If asked to choose just one passage of play from any Cov game this season that sticks in the mind above all others, which would…

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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…

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