UK time is: 12:53:36
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

CCFC: Less Than Five Weeks To...?

Less than five weeks remain before the start of the Football League season and Coventry City`s opening day trip to face Crawley Town.
Less straightforward is the fact that one week later the Sky Blues are due to 'host` Bristol City despite not yet having confirmed where their home stadium for 2013/14 will be.

Add in the fact that CCFC remain in administration (or one part of it at least) and under a transfer embargo and it adds up to a hugely confusing picture for supporters at what should be an optimistic time of year.

Announcements from the club themselves indicate that it is all just a matter of time before the matters in hand are sorted, players are signed and a stadium is found.

That would leave fans with their own decisions to make on what level of involvement they have with the Sky Blues if they were to be playing outside of Coventry and/or with the current owners in place.

Some will not break the habit of attending matches, others may pick and choose and a sizeable amount will boycott anything that hands money to the club.

But what if the dotting of the i`s and crossing of the t`s is not done? Will the Football League suddenly decide that enough is enough?

The excellent blog at 200% suggests that City`s situation may be the one that finally forces the football authorities into taking tougher action regarding clubs that go into administration and blocking some of the loopholes that SISU appear to have exploited.

The Sky Blues, however, may be the ones that get away.




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:Sunday June 30 2013

Time: 9:03PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Coventry City Articles

West Brom set to be Ricoh Regulars (Thursday July 31 2014)

CCFC: Friendly Thoughts (Thursday July 31 2014)

Former Striker to Face Sky Blues (Tuesday July 29 2014)

CCFC: End of the Baker Line? (Monday July 28 2014)

CCFC: It's Pressley's Team (Almost) (Thursday July 24 2014)

CCFC: The Life of a Trialist (Wednesday July 23 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

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
3. Bristol City 0 0 0 0 0 0
4. Chesterfield 0 0 0 0 0 0
5. Colchester 0 0 0 0 0 0
6. Coventry 0 0 0 0 0 0
7. Crawley 0 0 0 0 0 0
8. Crewe 0 0 0 0 0 0
9. Doncaster 0 0 0 0 0 0

Breaking League News

Blades Beat Fenerbahçe
» Sheff Utd : 01/08/2014 12:06:00
Oldham Secure Forte
» Oldham : 01/08/2014 12:04:00
Grainger Goes On Loan
» Leyton Orient : 01/08/2014 09:52:00
DRFC Coppinger signs new deal
» Doncaster : 31/07/2014 21:18:00
Brown Leaves For Oxford
» Fleetwood : 31/07/2014 20:15:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Which Away Trip Are You Looking Forward To The Most?
Suggested By:  Editor
Barnsley 7%
Chesterfield 2%
Doncaster Rovers 2%
Fleetwood Town 13%
MK Dons 50%
Notts County 0%
Preston North End 2%
Rochdale 2%
Sheffield United 4%
Other 18%