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Coventry

Insider says Coventry City wooing HK

A second advertisement in nine months has appeared in local media seeking to drum up investment for a 'famous' English soccer club.

Sunday, 22 July, 2012, 12:00am

Insider says Coventry City wooing HK

A second advertisement in nine months has appeared in local media seeking to drum up investment for a 'famous' English soccer club.

An advertisement was placed in the South China Morning Post on Monday offering an opportunity to buy into a 'famous club with a rich history and having a top class stadium plus a state of the art academy'.

22 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

It's raining apples

Listen to the news podcast about a very strange weather event in England and then answer these questions

1 What does the expression 'It's raining cats and dogs' mean?

a. it has just started to rain

b. it is drizzling

c. there is a lot of rain

2 Where did the freak weather event take place?

28 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Ball Watching

Manchester United are on this weekend. No surprise there you might think. But the away Premier League match against Coventry tomorrow (CABLE SPORTS 1, live at 10.30pm) is not even the half of it.

3 Nov 2000 - 12:00am

Coventry in 2-1 win over Villa

A LATE goal by Romanian international Viorel Moldovan steered Coventry to an historic 2-1 win at Aston Villa and a quarter-finals berth in the FA Cup.

It was Coventry's first win at Villa Park in either league or cup competition.

15 Feb 1998 - 12:00am

Brave Busst on way back

COVENTRY star David Busst has taken the first steps on the road to recovery from an injury which was so horrific it left Manchester United keeper Peter Schmeichel in need of counselling.

Defender Busst, whose right leg was shattered in Coventry's clash with United at Old Trafford last season, has started physiotherapy aimed at building up the muscles after 14 operations.

18 Oct 1996 - 12:00am

UK Soccer

English Premier League strugglers Coventry and Southampton played out a 1-1 draw at Coventry's Highfield Road ground yesterday.

It was a point gained for the Sky Blues who equalised through Dion Dublin's scrambled effort in the final minute.

14 Oct 1996 - 12:00am

Aliens back

THE American cult science fiction TV series Alien Nation, recently ran in Hong Kong.

I understand that it has picked up many fans in the territory.

So I thought it would be a good idea to let those fans know, that there is at last a follow-up episode to the series.

15 Jun 1995 - 12:00am