UK time is: 19:43:57
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

City send out an SOS

Coventry City managing director Paul Fletcher has raised the prospect of the club going into administration as the proposed takeover hits the buffers.

Calling on Coventry city council to do a deal for its share of the Ricoh Arena with prospective buyers Manhattan Sports Capital Partners he told the Telegraph: 'We are at a very important moment in Coventry City's history and until we have some like-minded people sat round the table who are going to say, 'right, how can we get a stable football club?' we have got problems.'




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

The Journalist

Writer: CCFC Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday July 31 2007

Time: 12:56PM

Your Comments

I am surprised to read this. What has gone wrong?
miked_joker
How long have we got? The basic problem at the moment is the club do not own the Ricoh Arena so revenues from concerts, food, parking etc doesn't go to them but to the owners (the council owns 50%) meaning new investors are being put off...but without the council the ground may not have been built in the first place.
CET Stander
Not the sort of story you want to read so near to the start of the season!
sandgroanun
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Coventry City Articles

Can City Cap a Good Week? (Friday August 22 2014)

City Aim to Get The Ricoh Rocking (Friday August 22 2014)

Back To The Ricoh for CCFC (Thursday August 21 2014)

Sky Blues Exit for Defender (Thursday August 21 2014)

Tuesday Reaction: City Share the Spoils (Wednesday August 20 2014)

Stats: Coventry City v Barnsley (Tuesday August 19 2014)

Pressley Pleased as City Land Striker (Tuesday August 19 2014)

Can City Tyke Another Three Points? (Monday August 18 2014)

Other Names Enter Huddersfield Frame (Monday August 18 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. wolstc 1
2. houchen 1

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
MK Dons 0 - 0 Coventry
Bradford 3 - 2 Coventry
Coventry 2 - 2 Barnsley
Coventry 1 - 0 Sheff Utd

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
12. Sheff Utd 4 2 0 2 0 6
13. Crawley 4 2 0 2 -1 6
14. Leyton Orient 4 1 2 1 1 5
15. Coventry 4 1 2 1 0 5
16. Port Vale 4 1 2 1 0 5
17. Rochdale 4 1 1 2 1 4
18. Gillingham 4 1 1 2 -3 4

Breaking League News

Rate The Ref - Bradford City v Posh (Poll)
Peterborough : 23/08/2014 19:42:00
Rochdale : 23/08/2014 19:24:00
MK Dons : 23/08/2014 19:00:00
Bradford : 23/08/2014 18:56:00
Gillingham : 23/08/2014 18:51:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Which Away Trip Are You Looking Forward To The Most?
Suggested By:  Editor
Barnsley 8%
Chesterfield 3%
Doncaster Rovers 1%
Fleetwood Town 13%
MK Dons 45%
Notts County 1%
Preston North End 1%
Rochdale 3%
Sheffield United 3%
Other 22%