UK time is: 17:14:12
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Pompey woes continue to trump City's

Both Coventry City and Portsmouth came down from the Championship last season, hampered in their attempts to stay up by a catalogue of problems off the field which in Pompey's case made the Sky Blues look like a model example of how to run a football club.

And, although City's owners are not paying their rent, haven't come close to doing a deal to buy a share in the Ricoh Arena and are operating under a transfer embargo, at this stage the very future of the club is not at stake.

Portsmouth however face the threat of liquidation within five weeks according to an insolvency firm currently advising the Pompey Supporters' Trust as they try and put together a bid to buy the club, currently in administration and with a 10m wage bill which needs to be reduced drastically to

The club's creditors are due to vote on 25 June on a proposal by former owner Balram Chanrai which will see them receive 2p in the pound.

Read more at our excellent sister site Vital Pompey.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



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

The Journalist

Writer: CCFC Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday June 16 2012

Time: 10:10AM

Your Comments

Looking bleak for them to say the least
roberts
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Coventry City Articles

Coventry City Loan Deadline Latest (Wednesday November 26 2014)

One Small Step for Sky Blues (Sunday November 23 2014)

Madine Earns City a Vital Victory (Saturday November 22 2014)

City Change Transfer Focus (Friday November 21 2014)

Time For City To Step Up (Friday November 21 2014)

City Transfers: Striker Merry-Go-Round (Thursday November 20 2014)

Final Day Fixtures Set (Thursday November 20 2014)

Archived Coventry City Articles

List All Vital Coventry Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. houchen 35
2. wolstc 3
3. roberts 1

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
15. Port Vale 18 6 4 8 -2 22
16. Doncaster 16 6 3 7 -6 21
17. Crawley 18 5 6 7 -10 21
18. Coventry 18 5 5 8 -7 20
19. Leyton Orient 18 4 7 7 -3 19
20. Gillingham 18 4 6 8 -7 18
21. Colchester 18 4 5 9 -4 17

Breaking League News

City Pair Go Out On Loan Deals
Bristol City : 26/11/2014 16:49:00
Ticket Sales Down For Posh Trip
Bristol City : 26/11/2014 16:30:00
Cup Ties Ticket Offer For Youngsters
Bristol City : 26/11/2014 16:16:00
Coventry City Loan Deadline Latest
Coventry : 26/11/2014 16:02:00
RIP London Road, Hello ABAX Stadium!!
Peterborough : 26/11/2014 15:54:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

If You Could Sign Just One Would It Be
Suggested By:  Editor
Gary Madine 80%
Frank Nouble 20%