Coventry news and blogs Tuesday 17 October 2017
Advanced
Careimages website hosting sponsor

 

Sky Sports

4192 stories

RSS feed for Sky Sports

 

Sky Blues
Minnows Hyde face MK Dons in FA Cup 

16 Oct 17

Hyde United, the joint-lowest ranked side in the FA Cup, have been given a home tie against League One MK Dons in the first round.


Sky Blues
Coventry v Forest Green preview 

16 Oct 17

Coventry will hope to have midfielder Liam Kelly available to face Forest Green as they look to bounce back from a 1-0 defeat to Accrington.


Blues
Cotterill off to winning start 

13 Oct 17

Steve Cotterill got off to a winning start with Birmingham as they earned a 1-0 victory over Sky Bet Championship leaders Cardiff on Friday night.


Sky Blues
McConville makes the difference 

13 Oct 17

Sean McConville grabbed the only goal of the match to send Accrington up to fourth as they enjoyed a 1-0 win over promotion rivals Coventry.


Blues
Prutton’s EFL predictions 

12 Oct 17

David Prutton returns with his predictions ahead of this weekend’s Sky Bet EFL matches…


Blues
Prutton’s EFL predictions 

12 Oct 17

David Prutton returns with his predictions ahead of this weekend’s Sky Bet EFL matches…


Sky Blues
Accrington v Coventry preview 

12 Oct 17

Accrington are monitoring Kayden Jackson ahead of Saturday’s Sky Bet League Two home clash with Coventry.


Blues
Sky Live: Birmingham v Cardiff 

12 Oct 17

Birmingham could have record signing Jota available to face Cardiff on Friday night.


Sky Blues
Kirkland: I was close to suicide 

11 Oct 17

Former England and Liverpool goalkeeper Chris Kirkland has revealed his battle with depression which led to his retirement.


Blues
‘Nothing personal towards Redknapp’ 

11 Oct 17

Steve Cotterill insists his decision to take charge of Birmingham was purely to do with wanting to be a manager again and “nothing personal” towards Harry Redknapp.


Blues
Championship table predictor 

11 Oct 17

The stats-based Sky Sports Predictor is tipping Leeds for Championship glory and for Aston Villa to finish 17th.


Sky Blues
EFL: Essential stats 

11 Oct 17

Each week we’ll be taking a look back at some essential stats from the weekend’s action in the Sky Bet Championship, League One and League Two…


Blues
EFL: Essential stats 

11 Oct 17

Each week we’ll be taking a look back at some essential stats from the weekend’s action in the Sky Bet Championship, League One and League Two…


Sky Blues
Stalemate at the Hive 

7 Oct 17

Barnet and Coventry played out a goalless draw in their first-ever league meeting at the Hive on Saturday.


Blues
‘Cotterill has big job at Blues’ 

6 Oct 17

New Birmingham boss Steve Cotterill has a big job on his hands to turn the club around, according to Chris Kirkland.


Sky Blues
Sky Live: Barnet v Coventry 

6 Oct 17

Barnet will welcome back Michael Nelson and Jamal Campbell-Ryce for their first ever meeting with Coventry.


Sky Blues
League Two table predictor 

6 Oct 17

The stats-based Sky Sports Predictor is tipping Notts County for Sky Bet League Two glory this season.


Sky Blues
VOTE: EFL Goals of the Month 

6 Oct 17

Watch and vote for the best Sky Bet EFL Goals of the Month for September in the Championship, League One and League Two.


Blues
VOTE: EFL Goals of the Month 

6 Oct 17

Watch and vote for the best Sky Bet EFL Goals of the Month for September in the Championship, League One and League Two.


Sky Blues
Prutton’s EFL predictions 

5 Oct 17

David Prutton returns with his predictions ahead of this weekend’s Sky Bet EFL matches…


Sky Blues
EFL: Essential stats 

4 Oct 17

Each week we’ll be taking a look back at some essential stats from the weekend’s action in the Sky Bet Championship, League One and League Two…


Blues
EFL: Essential stats 

4 Oct 17

Each week we’ll be taking a look back at some essential stats from the weekend’s action in the Sky Bet Championship, League One and League Two…


Blues
September’s Championship stats XI 

4 Oct 17

The Sky Bet Championship is starting to take shape following a packed September schedule, with the table beginning to reflect what many would have expected at this stage.


Blues
Redknapp approached by Yeovil 

3 Oct 17

Harry Redknapp has been approached by Yeovil Town with an invitation to work in an advisory role with the first team.


Blues
More EFL clashes live on Sky 

3 Oct 17

Sky Sports has added seven more Sky Bet EFL fixtures to its live schedule for November and December, with some of the Championship’s in-form teams on show.


Blues
Cotterill: No Redknapp contact 

2 Oct 17

Steve Cotterill insists he has not contacted Harry Redknapp for advice on Birmingham’s squad after replacing him as manager.


Sky Blues
Sky Blues maintain charge 

30 Sep 17

Coventry kept up the pressure on the Sky Bet League Two top three after a 1-0 win over Crewe.


Blues
Hull hit Blues for six 

30 Sep 17

Steve Cotterill was given a glimpse of the sizeable challenge awaiting him at struggling Birmingham as he saw his new side crumble to a 6-1 defeat at Hull.


Blues
Hull v Birmingham preview 

29 Sep 17

Hull defender Stephen Kingsley has been ruled out of the home game against Birmingham.


Blues
Birmingham appoint Cotterill 

29 Sep 17

Steve Cotterill has succeeded Harry Redknapp as Birmingham City manager on a two-and-a-half-year deal.


Blues
Cotterill in advanced Blues talks 

29 Sep 17

Steve Cotterill is in advanced talks to take over as manager of Birmingham City, Sky sources understand.


Blues
Birmingham turn down Karanka 

28 Sep 17

Birmingham City will not offer their vacant manager’s job to Aitor Karanka after interviewing him, Sky sources understand.


Blues
Prutton’s EFL predictions 

28 Sep 17

David Prutton returns with his predictions ahead of this weekend’s Sky Bet EFL matches…


Blues
Clubs implement Rooney Rule 

28 Sep 17

Birmingham, Oldham, Gillingham and Chesterfield have implemented the Rooney Rule as part of their managerial recruitment process, Sky Sports News can reveal.


Blues
Carsley will not go for Blues job 

27 Sep 17

Birmingham caretaker manager Lee Carsley reiterated he will not apply for the job despite overseeing a 1-0 win over Sheffield Wednesday.


Blues
Vassell ends Blues winless run 

27 Sep 17

Isaac Vassell’s goal ended Birmingham’s winless run as they clinched a 1-0 home victory against Sheffield Wednesday in the Sky Bet Championship.


Blues
Redknapp won’t rule out return 

27 Sep 17

Harry Redknapp has told Sky Sports News he will not rule out a return to football after being sacked by Birmingham.


Blues
Birmingham v Sheff Wed preview 

26 Sep 17

Carlos Carvalhal grabbed all of the headlines in the build-up to Sheffield Wednesday’s clash with Birmingham in the Sky Bet Champioship on Wednesday, due to his bizarre outburst at the pre-match press conference.


Blues
Pavlakis questions Redknapp sack 

26 Sep 17

Former Birmingham director Panos Pavlakis believes there “was probably something more” behind the Blues’ sacking of Harry Redknapp.


Blues
‘Blues need experienced manager’ 

25 Sep 17

Caretaker manager Lee Carsley says Birmingham need someone with a “proven track record” to succeed Harry Redknapp.


Blues
Prutton’s EFL predictions 

25 Sep 17

David Prutton returns with his latest round of predictions ahead of this week’s Sky Bet EFL matches.


Sky Blues
Swindon v Coventry preview 

25 Sep 17

Swindon are waiting on the fitness of full-back Chris Hussey for the home clash with Coventry after he was forced off in the win at Forest Green.


Sky Blues
Swindon v Coventry preview 

25 Sep 17

Swindon are waiting on the fitness of full-back Chris Hussey for the home clash with Coventry after he was forced off in the win at Forest Green.


Blues
Birmingham halt losing run 

23 Sep 17

Birmingham started life without Harry Redknapp by halting a run of six defeats in all competitions by holding their former manager Gary Rowett’s Derby to a 1-1 draw at Pride Park.


Sky Blues
Coventry halt Exeter run 

23 Sep 17

Coventry ended Exeter’s unbeaten record with a 2-0 win at the Ricoh Arena.


Blues
Derby v Birmingham preview 

22 Sep 17

Derby will check on Curtis Davies and Matej Vydra ahead of the visit of Birmingham.


Blues
Prutton’s EFL predictions 

21 Sep 17

David Prutton returns with his latest round of predictions ahead of this weekend’s Sky Bet EFL matches.


Sky Blues
Coventry v Exeter preview 

21 Sep 17

Striker Marc McNulty could return for Coventry ahead of schedule to face Exeter.


Blues
Lindelof snubbed by Birmingham 

20 Sep 17

Former Birmingham boss Gary Rowett has revealed he turned down the chance to┬ásign Victor Lindelof from Benfica because he was not “tough enough”.


Blues
The most competitive derby is… 

20 Sep 17

Ahead of the Sheffield, Glasgow and London derbies live on Sky Sports this weekend, we’ve worked out which derbies are the most competitive in England and Scotland…