By Neil Fissler ROBBIE TURNER admits it still hurts losing the Third Division title to arch- rivals Bristol Rovers 27 years after the event. The Robins had been leading the table since the second week of January and looked to be cruising to the title after beating Fulham 5-1 at home with five games to […]
By Neil Fissler IT’S almost 50 years ago that the Sky Blues played in European competition for the first and only time in their long history. In 1969-70 Coventry, under Noel Cantwell in only their third season in the First Division, qualified for the UEFA Cup after finishing sixth in the league. Alas, they were […]
We talk to Tigers record goalscorer Chris Chilton on the team that won promotion under Cliff Britton
GARRY WATSON believes he knew Bradford City were going to get promoted after pre-season was nearly washed out by heavy rain. Watson says the same thing happened five years earlier when they were promoted from the Fourth Division and it turned out to be correct once again. The Bantams went head to head with Sheffield […]
EVANSVILLE, Indiana. If you haven’t heard of it, don’t worry. It isn’t famous for much. The last time the city hit the news was in 2011 when a Gallup survey found it to be the most obese metropolitan area in the United States. Which is some achievement in a country intimately familiar with the elasticated […]
The fight for promotion is tough every season, with each club out to prove their worth. Of course, no-one can know how the final outcome is going to look, and every game promises excitement and uncertainty. But, if you’re interested in gambling on who is going to the top of the table, we worked with […]
It was another action packed weekend in League Two, which had implications at both ends of the table The race for automatic promotion…. Luton leapfrogged Accrington to go top of League 2 after securing a routine 2-0 victory at home to bottom of the table Barnet. Danny Hylton put the Hatters in front at the […]
By Hugo Varley Last night’s draw at Northampton left some Shrewsbury fans anxiously looking over their shoulders. Shrewsbury currently sit in 2nd place in the League One table, occupying the final automatic promotion spot. However, Paul Cook’s Wigan side sit just four points behind the Shrews and have three games in hand over Shrewsbury. After […]
It was a great night to be a Hatters fan, as Luton surged to the top of League Two with their thumping of Exeter.
The Robins’ shot-stopper will miss four games after using ‘foul and abusive language’ towards ref after Coventry defeat.