Miserable Matchday Memory: On This Sad Day 2001 – Strachan’s Sky Blues Bid Adieu To Top Flight!

On this day (May 19th) in 2001 the Sky Blues saw the end of a dismal season which saw them relegated from the Premier League after 34 unbroken...
CCFPA.CO.UK 16 hours ago

Matchday Memories: On This Day 1986 – George’s Men Get (& Win) Gibraltar Game

On this day (May 19th) back in 1986, after surviving another nailbiting and relegation haunted end to the season, the Sky Blues visited Gibraltar...
CCFPA.CO.UK 18 hours ago

Matchday Memories: On This Day 1977 – See Sky Blues’ Bristol C. Stalemate Sinks Sunderland & Saves Both!

On this day (19th May) in 1977 the Sky Blues played their last game of the season at Highfield Road, in front of a big but extremely anxious crowd...
CCFPA.CO.UK 20 hours ago

Coventry City transfer update emerges as Preston skipper's 'record' offer revealed

Coventry City transfer news from CoventryLive as claims emerge that Preston are pulling out all the stops to keep their 29-year-old captain Alan...
COVENTRYTELEGRAPH.NET 21 hours ago

Hon Members News: Record Breaking Ex CCFC Young ‘Keeper Is 54 Today. ‘Happy Birthday’, Paul!!

Happy 54th birthday to the Association’s Honorary Member Paul Bastock.  The former Coventry City goalkeeper, though he never wore the first team...
CCFPA.CO.UK 22 hours ago

Members News: Bill Glazier Says Hi As 60s/70s Sky Blues ‘Keeper Keeps Fit

The Sky Blues legendary ‘keeper and, at the time record UK goalkeeping signing for CCFC (from Crystal Palace), Bill Glazier has been in touch...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 18

Matchday Memories: On This Day 2018 – See Mark’s Men Maul Magpies On Wembley Way!

Sky Blues fans will need little reminding that six years ago today (18th May 2018) the Sky Blues got themselves to another Wembley Final by...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 18

Committee Members News: Read Chairman Jim’s 2023/24 Season Review Out Now!

This Association’s committee Chairman and founding member Jim Brown has produced a long-standing, roughly weekly, blog post about all things Sky...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 18

Members News: CCFPA Boasts Nine Out Of Top Ten Youngest CCFC Scorers!

This time a few years ago Coventry City’s Head Of Communications Mark Hornby posted an interesting ‘Record Breakers’ article on the club website...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 18

Coventry City transfer state of play with King calls, O'Hare future and Binks factor

Coventry City transfer news from CoventryLive as Sky Blues reporter Andy Turner takes a look at what lies ahead with a busy summer window
COVENTRYTELEGRAPH.NET May 18

NEWS: Coventry City mark Mental Health Awareness Week

Coventry City marked Mental Health Awareness Week with a range of activity.
CCFC.CO.UK May 17

Matchday Memories: On This Day 2023 – See Sky Blues Beat ‘Boro To Reach Wembley!

The Sky Blues seem to play at Wembley quite often now under magnificent manager Mark Robins and it was only a year ago on this day (17th May 2023)...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 17

Matchday Memories: On This Day 2022: See Young Sky Blues Become PDL Champs At Bristol C!

On this evening (17th May) just two years ago in 2022 the Sky Blues U23s (managed by Luke Tisdale and Chris Allen) produced a magnificent result at...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 17

2023/24 Season Review: The Forwards

Aidan Dausch Appearances: 2, Minutes Played: 17, Goals: 0, Assists: 0 A youngster who had scored goals at under-18 level throughout the campaign...
SIDEWAYSSAMMY.COM May 17

Blast From The Past: On This Day 2017 -See ‘Snoz’ (Mr Motivator) At CCFC’s 30th Wembley Win Anniversary

It’s always worth a look at CCFPA’s Facebook page (which you can always access by clicking on the ‘Facebook’ button on the right) where there are...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 17

Coventry release four stars including ‘club legend’ just weeks after nearly KOing Man Utd from FA Cup

COVENTRY captain Liam Kelly is one of four players that have been released by the club. Midfielder Kelly, 34, joined Mark Robins’ side in 2017 and...
THE SUN May 17

Blast From The Past: On This Day 1987 – More Video Of A Sky Blue Cov As CCFC Tour The City

If you didn’t get enough in the previous post of that memorable day in Coventry following the Sky Blues magnificent and well deserved 1987 F.A.Cup...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 17

Blast From The Past: On This Day 1987 – See CCFC’s Wembley Win Create A Cov Sky Blue Sea

  On this day (17th May) in 1987 the Sky Blues brought the FA Cup home to Coventry for the first time ever. Over 300,000 people turned out on the...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 17

Matchday Memories: On This Day 1985 – Psycho’s Pen Punishes Potters Poor Position For Mackay’s Men!

On this day (17th May) in 1985 and the Sky Blues, under Don Mackay, got themselves an away win! This time Stoke City were the victims on their own...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 17

RETAIL: End of Season Sale extended!

Coventry City's End of Season sale has been extended!
CCFC.CO.UK May 17

Blast From The Past: On This Day 1967 – See Coventry Celebrate City’s D2 Championship!

Here’s an important visual reminder for older Sky Blues’ fans of that wonderful season (1966/67) when the Sky Blues under iconic manager Jimmy Hill...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 17

Matchday Memories: On This Day 1947 – Ted’s CCFC Penalty Provides Argyle Angst!!

On this day (17th May) in 1947 Coventry City were a Division Two outfit nearing the end of their second post-war ‘proper’ season and doing...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 17

2023/24 Season Review: The Midfielders

Jamie Allen Appearances: 25, Minutes Played: 1,352, Goals: 1, Assists: 3 A season effectively bookended by two injuries, Jamie Allen has made a...
SIDEWAYSSAMMY.COM May 17

Members News: Ex Sky Blue Striker & Pro Boxer Hits 46 Today – ‘Happy Birthday’, Leon!!

CCFPA would like to wish its member, former Sky Blue striker Leon McKenzie, a very happy birthday for today! Leon was born in Croydon on 17th May...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 17

Every EFL retained list so far includes release of nine former Coventry City stars

Latest Coventry City news from CoventryLive brings you the list of players who are going to be out of contract this summer and those in negotiations
COVENTRYTELEGRAPH.NET May 17

Coventry City boss Mark Robins attracting further interest amid Hull City link

Coventry City boss Mark Robins is on Burnley’s list of potential Vincent Kompany replacements, reporter Sacha Tavolieri has… The post Coventry City...
THE72.CO.UK May 16

Blast From The Past: On This Day 2009 – See ‘Boys Of ’87’ Honoured With Cov.’Walk Of Fame’

On this day (16th May) in 2009, on the day of its 22nd Anniversary, Coventry City’s FA Cup Final Wembley Win was honoured at the Coventry ‘Walk Of...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 16

Mark Robins In Thoughts Of Burnley If Need Arises

Burnley could think of Coventry City boss Mark Robins in case they have to plan for life without Vincent Kompany. The post Mark Robins In Thoughts...
INSIDEFUTBOL.COM May 16

Matchday Memories: On This Day 1999 – Last Gap Leeds Spoil Sky Blues Seasons’ End

On this day (16th May) in 1999 our Scottish former player Gordon Strachan was in the managerial hot seat at Highfield Road with the Sky Blues form...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 16

Matchday Memories: On This Day 1997 – See Sky Blue ‘Bussty’ Host His Sellout Reds Testimonial

Today we remember a poignant but ultimately happy day for CCFPA member (a good friend of the Association and twice previously a CCFPA committee...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 16

NEWS: New fundraising target for Statue Appeal - with just £25k to go!

On the 37th anniversary of Coventry City’s FA Cup win in 1987, the George Curtis and John Sillett Statue Appeal Committee are delighted to announce...
CCFC.CO.UK May 16

Coventry City given key transfer window dates ahead of summer strengthening

Latest Coventry City news from CoventryLive includes the start and end dates for the summer transfer window
COVENTRYTELEGRAPH.NET May 16

Matchday Memories: On This Day 1987 – Wembley Sees Sky Blues Success In First F.A.Cup Final!!

Sky Blues will need little reminding that 37 years ago today (16th May 1987) the club had one of its peak moments of the twentieth century. Most...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 16

Coventry City's first summer recruit lifts lid on season accolades and being a 'marked man'

Coventry City transfer news from CoventryLive as new recruit Ephron Mason-Clark looks back on an incredible campaign with Peterborough United and...
COVENTRYTELEGRAPH.NET May 16

On This F.A.Cup Final Day 1987 – See Some Magical Pre-Match Memories!

Yesterday we offered readers an early opportunity to watch a full match video of City’s Wembley dream coming true. Prior to this, on the morning of...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 16

Matchday Memories: On This Day 1987 – See ‘Saint & Greavsie’ Start Sky Blues F.A.Cup Final Fun

On this day (16th May) in 1987 ITV’s coverage of the F.A.Cup Final between the Sky Blues and Tottenham Hotspur began, as usual back then, with...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 16

Matchday Memories: On This Day 1981 – Sky Blues Start Tour Tied Up In Thailand!

In 1981 post season (now CCFPA member) Gordon Milne took the Sky Blues on a four country tour of South-East Asia, taking in Thailand, Malaysia,...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 16

Matchday Memories: On This Day 1979 – Milne’s Men Make History With USA Cosmos Match

On this Wednesday (May 16th) forty five years ago in 1979 Coventry City under Gordon Milne (now a CCFPA member) had finished their First Division...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 16

ON THIS DAY: Coventry City win the 1987 FA Cup!

On this day in 1987, Coventry City lifted the FA Cup!
CCFC.CO.UK May 16

Foreign markets highlighted as lack of loans and season tickets spark Coventry City debate

Coventry City reporter Andy Turner hosted a live questions and answers session with Sky Blues supporters
COVENTRYTELEGRAPH.NET May 16

Ephron's emotional good-bye to Peterborough United as he prepares to hit the ground running with Coventry City

Ephron Mason-Clark has issued an emotional farewell to Peterborough United.
PETERBOROUGHTODAY.CO.UK May 16

GALLERY: Community Day held on the pitch at the Coventry Building Society Arena

Last week, Sky Blues in the Community held a Community Day on the pitch at the Coventry Building Society Arena.
CCFC.CO.UK May 15

Luton Town and Coventry City found recruitment key – now Millwall have fresh chance

FOR a club synonymous with so much stability in recent years, many Millwall supporters were surprised and even shocked by the news that emerged...
SOUTHWARKNEWS.CO.UK May 15

Matchday Memories: On This Day 1989 – See Forest Stalemate Finish Snoz’s Successful Sky Blue Season

On this day (15th May) in 1989 the Sky Blues under former full back John Sillett had reached the end of their highly successful Division One...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 15

Eight eye-catching Coventry City concept kits to whet your appetite ahead of 2024/25 launch

Coventry City news from CoventryLive as we team up with our friends at COVCEPT to give you a few alternative ideas ahead of next season's big kit...
COVENTRYTELEGRAPH.NET May 15

2023/24 Season Review: The Defenders

Jake Bidwell Appearances: 38, Minutes Played: 2,695, Goals: 1, Assists: 2 It was apparent from last January that the club were happy to allow Jake...
SIDEWAYSSAMMY.COM May 15

Blast From The Past: On This Day 1987 -See Pre-Match ‘Midlands Today’ Before Sky Blues Wembley Debut

On this day (15th May) in 1987 Sky Blue fans were on excited tenterhooks on the eve of CCFC’s first ever F.A.Cup Wembley Final. On the morrow the...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 15

First One Over The Line

Rotherham United have brought back Jonson Clarke-Harris for his second spell with the Millers – subject to ratification from the FA and EFL. The...
VITAL FOOTBALL May 15

COMMUNITY: SBitC hold Community Day at the Coventry Building Society Arena

Last week, Sky Blues in the Community held a Community Day at the Coventry Building Society Arena.
CCFC.CO.UK May 15

Committee Members News: Latest History Podcast From Chairman Jim Out Now!

Chairman of the Association Jim Brown, author of many books on CCFC and the club’s official historian, has for many years offered Sky Blue fans a...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 15

Blast From The Past: On This Day 1987 – See City Prepare For Final At Compleat Angler!

In the early evening, on this day, 15th May in 1987, prior to their upcoming F.A.Cup Final contest against Tottenham Hotspur the following...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 15

Magnificent Matchday Memories Of 1987 – See Tomorrow’s Sky Blues Wembley Win In Full Today!!

On this day (15th May) in 1987 the Sky Blues were looking forward to what would become their best day ever – a date with Tottenham Hotspur at the...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 15

'Incredible' Coventry City season ticket figures delight Doug King

Coventry City season ticket news from CoventryLive as club report impressive and telling new figures from the opening day of sales
COVENTRYTELEGRAPH.NET May 15

Early transfer speculation, season tickets and safe standing - Coventry City Q&A live

Coventry City Q&A from CoventryLive as Sky Blues reporter Andy Turner is open to questions
COVENTRYTELEGRAPH.NET May 15

Blast From The Past: On This Day 1987 -See Sky Blue WAGS Gear Up For The Next Day’s Wembley Win!

After seeing the Sky Blues on BBC’s Blue Peter in yesterday’s post, thanks to CCFPA’s former committee member Dean Nelson, you can watch yet...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 15

Coventry City 'keen' on deep lying playmaker soon to be out of contract

Coventry City transfer news from CoventryLive as Sky Blues linked with interest in 21-year-old Aberdeen and Scotland Under-21 midfielder who is set...
COVENTRYTELEGRAPH.NET May 15

Matchday Memories: On This Day 1974 – Sky Blues See Off Toffees In Singapore’s Anchor Cup

On this Wednesday (15th May) in 1974 the Sky Blues completed their second fixture in an invitation tournament involving British clubs in the Far...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 15

Matchday Memories: On This Day (&17th May) 1970 -Sky Blues Faced Hertha Berlin In USA

On this day (May 15th) in 1970 the Sky Blues, managed by Noel Cantwell, were well into their eight game close season tour of the United States of...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 15

NEWS: Day One sales show incredible UPtake from new Season Ticket holders!

Coventry City’s Day One Season Ticket sales show an incredible UPtake from new supporters securing their seat for the 2024/25 campaign!
CCFC.CO.UK May 14

2023/24 Season Review: The Goalkeepers

Brad Collins Appearances: 31, Minutes Played: 3,135, Goals Conceded: 40, Clean Sheets: 8 After dropping a couple of clangers towards the end of the...
SIDEWAYSSAMMY.COM May 14

AD FEATURE: Coventry City FC season tickets are on sale now – with prices frozen for 2024/5

Football fans can benefit from paying the same costs as the 2023/4 campaign
COVENTRYTELEGRAPH.NET May 14

Coventry City's transfer window 'option' among five potential Peterborough United targets

Peterborough United owner Darragh MacAnthony has said Doug King and Coventry City like 'quite a few' of his players. Here we take a look at five...
COVENTRYTELEGRAPH.NET May 14

Matchday Memories: On This Day 1995 – City’s Season Subsides With Scoreless Everton Stalemate

On this day (14th May) in 1995 the Sky Blues season ended with a goalless draw at Highfield Road against Everton. The drama had all taken place...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 14

Coventry City sent clear transfer message as summer plans are put in place

Latest Coventry City news from CoventryLive as Mark Robins reshapes his squad with another push for promotion in mind after missing out on the...
COVENTRYTELEGRAPH.NET May 14

VACANCY: Academy Safeguarding Officer

Location: Alan Higgs Academy, Allard Way, Coventry, CV3 3AQReporting to: Head of Safeguarding & Academy ManagerHours of work: Full time (including...
CCFC.CO.UK May 14

Leeds landmark, red devil and leading Haaland – the story of Coventry City’s record-breaking season

Coventry City news from CoventryLive as club statistican Jim Brown reveals the good, the bad and the ugly numbers and records from another...
COVENTRYTELEGRAPH.NET May 14

Matchday Memories: On This Day 1988 – Sky Blues Win The Carlsberg Cup In Hong Kong!

On this day (14th May) in 1988 the Sky Blues under popular ‘gaffer’ (and former CCFC fullback) John Sillett had just completed a pretty successful...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 14

I hope Coventry City boss Mark Robins gets the chance he deserves before he calls it a day

Coventry City boss Mark Robins has plenty of admirers - one of them is a former Manchester United colleague
COVENTRYTELEGRAPH.NET May 14

Blast from The Past: On This Day 1987 – Britain Watches Sky Blues ‘Go For It’ On Blue Peter!

Here’s another chance to watch a bit of TV and Sky Blue history on this day in 1987! Thanks to CCFPA’s former committee member Dean Nelson for...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 14

Doug King's £10m-£15m reality check for Coventry City fans as Red Arrows put on hold

Coventry City news from CoventryLive as owner Doug King explains the huge challenge faced by the club amid requests for The Enemy to play pre-match
COVENTRYTELEGRAPH.NET May 14

Matchday Memories: On This Day 1985 – No Goals No Help To Mackay’s Men Or Ipswich!!

On this day (14th May) in 1985 Sky Blues ‘gaffer’ Don Mackay, in charge since ‘Cov Kid’ ex CCFC player Bobby Gould was sacked at the end of 1984,...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 14

United absentee’s exact injury complaints revealed as he eyes return on PL final day

Erik ten Hag has been without a host of integral starters throughout the campaign, and last month, Marcus Rashford was added to the list of...
STRETTYNEWS.COM May 14

Members News: Our Ex Sky Blue Forward Is 45 Today. ‘Many Happy Returns’, Clinton!

Our member, popular former Sky Blue forward Clinton Morrison is celebrating his 45th birthday today! In a packed career (1997-2016) Clinton scored...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 14

VACANCY: Girls Emerging Talent Centre Coach at SBitC

Sky Blues in the Community are recruiting for the role of Girls Emerging Talent Centre Age Group Coach.
CCFC.CO.UK May 14

Members News: CCFC’s Favourite Bosnian Is 54 Today. ‘Happy Birthday’, Mo!!

In the first of two Sky Blue birthdays today the Association would like to send its very best wishes today to our favourite Bosnian, former Sky...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 14

Coventry City set sights on Scottish Premiership ace, Swansea City also keen

Coventry City have joined Swansea City in the race for Aberdeen midfielder Connor Barron this summer, as detailed… The post Coventry City set...
THE72.CO.UK May 14

Marcus Rashford recovering from two injuries ahead of Manchester United return

Marcus Rashford has been sidelined since Man United's FA Cup semi-final against Coventry City at Wembley on April 21.
MANCHESTER EVENING NEWS May 14

Local celebrity Ashley Cain in new 3,000-mile Ultraman bid to 'create legacy' for daughter Azaylia

It's the former Coventry City FC footballer's biggest challenge yet
COVENTRYTELEGRAPH.NET May 14

Coventry City Season Review: 2023/24

From the moment Fankaty Dabo’s penalty agonisingly cleared the crossbar at Wembley last May, the countdown to the departures of the two star...
SIDEWAYSSAMMY.COM May 13

Liam Kelly singles out the 'well-liked' Coventry City player to succeed him as captain

Coventry City news from CoventryLive as outgoing Sky Blues skipper Liam Kelly says who he thinks would be the best man to take the armband...
COVENTRYTELEGRAPH.NET May 13

NEWS: Priority Points totals refreshed

Coventry City can confirm that Priority Points have been refreshed following the end of the 2023/24 season and ahead of the 2024/25 season.
CCFC.CO.UK May 13

Blast From The Past: On This Day 2017 – ‘Boys Of 87’ Celebrate 30th Anniv. F.A.Cup Win At Nailcote!

On This Day 13-05-2017 CCFPA Boys of 87 On this day six year ago (and six years after their last reunion at Nailcote Manor) the ‘Boys of 87’...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 13

Doug King's Coventry City rethink, ticket exchange 'clarity', safe standing & kit assurances

Coventry City news from CoventryLive as Doug King explains some of the club's big announcements for next season in his latest radio interview with...
COVENTRYTELEGRAPH.NET May 13

Former Preston North End, Man United, Coventry City and Leicester City man free agent at 32

A Championship club have opted to move on their captain - who was twice a player at Preston North End.
LEP.CO.UK May 13

Matchday Memories: On This Day 1989 – See Sky Blues Come Close To Vanquishing Villa In Aston!

On this day (13th May) in 1989 the Sky Blues under former full back John Sillett (whom we sadly lost in November 2021) were nearing the end of...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 13

Matchday Memories: On This Day 1987 – See Young Sky Blues Carry Off F.A.Youth Cup!

On this day (13th May) in 1987 Sky Blues fans were ‘over the moon’ with the realisation that the young Sky Blues had pulled off the first half of...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 13

'Believe you me' - Doug King addresses Coventry City summer recruitment plans

Coventry City transfer news from CoventryLive as club owner Doug King provides an update on his plans for the summer window
COVENTRYTELEGRAPH.NET May 13

NEWS: Revision to Family Zone 24/25 Terms and Conditions

Coventry City will be revising its proposed 24/25 Family Zone Terms and Conditions.
CCFC.CO.UK May 13

Matchday Memories: On This Day 1967 – JH’s Sky Blues Claim Title & Entry To Top Flight!

On this day (13th May) in 1967 the Sky Blues were facing their last game of the season and faced London team Millwall. Coincidentally, there proved...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 13

Matchday Memories: On This Day 2018 – See Sky Blue Sparky’s Pen Punish Magpies In Playoff Semis

On this day (12th May) five years ago in 2018 a controversial late Marc McNulty penalty gave the Sky Blues, managed by Mark Robins, an equaliser...
CCFPA.CO.UK May 12
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