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Aston Villa's gain is definitely Coventry City's loss - but it mustn't set a precedent

The Sky Blues have reluctantly agreed to sell one of their brightest young Academy stars to Midland rivals Aston Villa for a 'significant' fee We don’t know the circumstances behind Aston Villa’s move for Coventry City teenager Thierry Katsukunya. Some fans may see it as a good bit of business, cashing in on a highly-rated talent while his star is still in the ascendancy rather than waiting until further down the line when it might be seen as a risk as to whether or not he reaches his full potential.

coventrytelegraph.net ,  11 hours ago 4
Aston Villa's gain is definitely Coventry City's loss - but it mustn't set a precedent

Coventry confirm transfer agreement with Aston Villa

Coventry City have now confirmed that they have lost young talent Thierry Katsukunya to their Midlands rivals Aston Villa. It was reported yesterday by The Athletic that the Premier League side were set to swoop for the 16-year-old Sky Blues defender for a ‘significant’ six-figure fee. Described as ‘tall and athletic’, Katsukunya was scouted by Villa and impressed enough for the top flight side to make an approach for his services.

footballleagueworld.co.uk ,  12 hours ago 1
Coventry confirm transfer agreement with Aston Villa

Aston Villa confirm signing of Katsukunya from Coventry City

Latest Aston Villa transfer news from BirminghamLive brings confirmation from the two clubs involved that the Lions have signed Thierry Katsukunya from Coventry City Aston Villa have confirmed the signing of Coventry City starlet Thierry Katsukunya. Reports emerged on Thursday that Villa were set to sign the 16 year-old for a 'significant' fee.

birminghammail.co.uk ,  13 hours ago 1
Aston Villa confirm signing of Katsukunya from Coventry City

Coventry City transfers: Teenager reluctantly sold to Aston Villa for 'significant' fee

The 16-year-old defender has been with the Sky Blues Academy since primary school and now moves to the Premier League club Coventry City have today confirmed the transfer of one of the club’s rising Academy stars to Midlands rivals Aston Villa. The Sky Blues have agreed a “significant” undisclosed fee, reported to be six figures, for 16-year-old defender Thierry Katsukunya who has been at the club for seven years.

coventrytelegraph.net ,  13 hours ago 2
Coventry City transfers: Teenager reluctantly sold to Aston Villa for 'significant' fee

January transfer window moves earmarked for duo as Coventry City centre-back cover addressed

The Sky Blues are looking to use the January transfer window to move players on for the sake of their own careers amid a naturally evolving squad The news that Jake Clarke-Salter remains unavailable for Coventry City for this weekend’s trip to Bournemouth begs the question as to who will provide central defensive back-up from the bench.

coventrytelegraph.net ,  14 hours ago 0
January transfer window moves earmarked for duo as Coventry City centre-back cover addressed

'Phenomenal' atmosphere catching Coventry City rivals 'by surprise a bit'

Coventry City have one of the best home records in the Championship this season Coventry City captain Liam Kelly says that the "phenomenal" atmosphere being generated by the fans has played a major role in the team's excellent home form this season. The Sky Blues returned to the Coventry Building Society Arena at the beginning of this season after using St Andrew's in Birmingham as their 'home' ground for two years.

coventrytelegraph.net ,  14 hours ago 1
'Phenomenal' atmosphere catching Coventry City rivals 'by surprise a bit'

'A little bit streaky' - Sky Sports pundit makes Birmingham City prediction

is looking for his second win of the month when his side play Blackpool, but one pundit expects it to be difficult for Blues Lee Bowyer EFL pundit and former Nottingham Forest player David Prutton does not expect Birmingham City's winless run to end when they host Blackpool this weekend.

birminghammail.co.uk ,  15 hours ago 0
'A little bit streaky' - Sky Sports pundit makes Birmingham City prediction

Coventry City captain Liam Kelly issues rallying call ahead of Bournemouth match

Promotion-favourites Bournemouth host the Sky Blues in the Championship this Saturday in a huge match Liam Kelly insists that Coventry are not going to Bournemouth this weekend just to make up the numbers and will be going all out to win while "entertaining" the travelling support. The Cherries have been in terrific form under new manager Scott Parker this season, losing just twice in 19 games, the fewest defeats of any side in the Championship.

coventrytelegraph.net ,  16 hours ago 0
Coventry City captain Liam Kelly issues rallying call ahead of Bournemouth match

Sky Sports pundit shares assessment ahead of Bournemouth vs Coventry City

Bournemouth will be hoping to return to winning ways tomorrow afternoon when they host Coventry City. The Cherries fell to a 3-2 defeat at Derby County last weekend, before being held to a 1-1 draw against Millwall during the week. Despite picking up just four points from the last four games, Bournemouth still have an eight-point gap ahead of West Brom in third place, with Scott Parker’s men making strides towards securing Premier League football for next season.

footballleagueworld.co.uk ,  17 hours ago 2
Sky Sports pundit shares assessment ahead of Bournemouth vs Coventry City

Luton chief 'very happy' with former Motherwell midfielder Campbell's impact in the Championship so far

Summer signing has started the last three games in a row for Town Hatters boss Nathan Jones has declared he is ‘very happy’ with the impact midfielder Allan Campbell has made since his summer move from Scottish Premier League side Motherwell. The 23-year-old started five of Town’s first six games of the season in the Championship, before suffering ligament damage in the 2-2 draw at Blackburn Rovers in September after being on the receiving end of a nasty challenge from Darragh Lenihan, somehow punished only with a yellow card.

dunstabletoday.co.uk ,  17 hours ago 0
Luton chief 'very happy' with former Motherwell midfielder Campbell's impact in the Championship so far

Hamer fitness test, Clarke-Salter 'happy', Waghorn latest - Coventry City injury news ahead of Bournemouth

The Sky Blues travel to automatic promotion hopefuls Bournemouth this weekend with at least two players struggling to be fit Mark Robins was today waiting for news on star midfielder Gustavo Hamer's fitness as he prepares his Coventry City side for this weekend's tough test at Premier League promotion contenders Bournemouth.

coventrytelegraph.net ,  18 hours ago 0
Hamer fitness test, Clarke-Salter 'happy', Waghorn latest - Coventry City injury news ahead of Bournemouth

Can AFCB Get Back To Winning Ways Against Coventry?

Written by billythekid The Cherries had their second away game against Millwall on Wednesday night, it finished 1-1. Solanke put AFCB in the lead just before the half-time break and Afobe replied with the equaliser in the second half. Game of few chances, 8 shots by Millwall with 1 on target and AFCB with 9 shots and 3 on target.

bournemouth.vitalfootball.co.uk ,  20 hours ago 1
Can AFCB Get Back To Winning Ways Against Coventry?

The 7-year-old Coventry City fan who wrote the chant that thousands sing at Sky Blues games

Fans had been trying in vain for months to find the perfect song for Sweden striker Viktor Gyökeres Coventry City are flying high in the Championship - and that gets the fans singing. A mixture of league position, exciting football and the fact fans are allowed in to matches again means the team often draws over 20,000 fans to the Coventry Building Society Arena.

coventrytelegraph.net ,  20 hours ago 3
The 7-year-old Coventry City fan who wrote the chant that thousands sing at Sky Blues games

1. Hall signs first pro contract

Sheffield United wasted little time in bringing Paul Heckingbottom back in as their new manager and he in turn has wasted little time making the decision to recall a player midway through his year long loan away from the club. A host of Championship clubs, including Middlesbrough and Preston North End, are chasing a highly rated Scotland international but his current club boss is doing everything he can to keep a hold of the defender.

blackpoolgazette.co.uk ,  20 hours ago 1
1. Hall signs first pro contract

Coventry City set for 'significant sum' with youngster on verge of Aston Villa move

CoventryLive brings you the latest transfer news as Aston Villa make move for a Sky Blues teenager Aston Villa are on the verge of sealing the transfer of Coventry City youngster Thierry Katsukunya. According to The Athletic, Katsukunya is close to leaving Coventry with the 16-year-old set to cost Villa a "significant" fee of six figures.

coventrytelegraph.net ,  1 day ago 1
Coventry City set for 'significant sum' with youngster on verge of Aston Villa move

Coventry City handed fitness boost

Coventry City striker Martyn Waghorn has returned to non-contact training with The Sky Blues as he continues his recovery from injury, as per a report from Coventry Live. The vastly experienced centre-forward has missed out on the last four matchdays for Coventry because of a shoulder injury that was sustained during a training session.

footballleagueworld.co.uk ,  1 day ago 0
Coventry City handed fitness boost

Coventry City injury update emerges concerning Chelsea loanee

Coventry City’s on loan Chelsea defender Jake Clarke-Salter has returned to the European champions for treatment, as per a report from Coventry Live. The 24-year-old has been a key figure in Coventry’s defence this season, playing 13 times since his loan move from The Blues.

footballleagueworld.co.uk ,  1 day ago 0
Coventry City injury update emerges concerning Chelsea loanee

Birmingham City provide update on Ryan Woods following Coventry flashpoint

With Birmingham City holding on against Coventry City on Tuesday evening at the CBS Arena, Lee Bowyer’s side were hamstrung on 82 minutes thanks to Ryan Woods. The Sky Blues were on the counter attack looking for the opening goal when wing-back Ian Maatsen was scythed down by the central midfielder just past the halfway line.

footballleagueworld.co.uk ,  1 day ago 0
Birmingham City provide update on Ryan Woods following Coventry flashpoint

Preview: Bournemouth vs. Coventry City - prediction, team news, lineups

Bournemouth and Coventry City will be eager to get back to winning ways following midweek draws when they meet in the Championship on Saturday. The Cherries are second in the table and a point behind leaders Fulham, while the Sky Blues are fifth. Match preview Bournemouth had to settle for a point away at Millwall on Wednesday night, meaning they failed to reclaim top spot from Fulham, who they face in a mouth-watering clash next Friday.

amp.sportsmole.co.uk ,  1 day ago 2
Preview: Bournemouth vs. Coventry City - prediction, team news, lineups