New season starts here for Sky Blues
With the attention of the footballing world currently focused on South Africa, the new domestic season seems a long way away at present.
But for Coventry City the 2010/11 campaign will become a reality this week when the new fixtures are announced on Thursday.
The League Cup draw will also be made while new boss Aidy Boothroyd is confident that his first signng as manager is imminent.
After that, the opening day of the season on 7 August will seem a lot closer for Sky Blues fans.