Vital Football

Latest Coventry City News

Put those signing plans on hold Sky Blues?

Put those signing plans on hold Sky Blues?

A deal to allow Coventry City FC owners SISU to purchase a share in the Ricoh Arena, which appears to hold the key not just to the club's long-term future but also the short-term priority of getting the transfer embargo lifted, remains a long way off according to the Coventry Telegraph.

After a week of relatively positive news surrounding the club (on Vital Coventry we commented that the offer of an interim season ticket price was a good piece of PR) it seems the outlook is just as gloomy as predicted with the Higgs Charity describing the initial offer for their share as 'not acceptable in several respects'.

The club it seems is continuing to withhold its rental payments and, with no further talks planned according to the City Council the upbeat talk of new signings being ready to come in once the embargo is lifted may yet turn out to be another false dawn.



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:CCFC
Date:Saturday June 9 2012
Time: 1:01PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Coventry City Articles

More Reliable Than A League 2 Octopus? (18/10/17)

Time for the special computer that crunches the numbers to determine the final League Two positions for the season of 2017/18.

Safe Standing's About To Be Real

Shrewsbury Town have now confirmed that they have reached their crowd funding target of £65,000 to create a safe standing section at New Meadow.

City Stick to the Script in Forest Green Defeat

Sky Blues stunned by League Two newcomers

Home Tie for Coventry City in FA Cup

Maidenhead United to visit the Ricoh Arena

Archived Vital Coventry Articles

Vital Coventry articles from

Site Journalists

CCFC
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Are You Pleased With Mark Robins Return?
Suggested By: Editor
Yes90%
No10%
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Coventry City Results (view all)

Coventry City Fixtures (view all)

The Vital Football Members League