Coventry City FC

Coventry City has been a member of the football league since 1919 and reached the top division for the first time in 1967. Their highest position in Division 1 was the sixth place which happened in the 1969- 1970 season. Coventry won the FA Cup in 1987 and have been semi-finalists two times in the Football League Cup.

Basic facts

Founded: 1883
Country: England
City: Coventry

Home grounds

Dowells Field (1883-1887)
Stoke road (1887-1899)
Highfield Road (1899-2005)
Ricoh Arena (2005-)

Main Trophies

FA Cup: 1

Ricoh Arena
Ricoh Arena in 2008.

History

The history of the club begins in 1883 as Singer’s FC (the team was founded by workers on a bicycle fabric called Singer’s). In 1898 the name was changed to Coventry City FC.

Premier League record

Season Position Points
2015-16 - -
2014-15 - -
2013-14 - -
2012-13 - -
2011-12 - -
2010-11 - -
2009-10 - -
2008-09 - -
2007-08 - -
2006-07 - -
2005-06 - -
2004-05 - -
2003-04 - -
2002-03 - -
2001-02 - -
2000-01 19 34
1999-00 14 44
1998-99 15 42
1997-98 11 52
1996-97 17 41
1995-96 16 38
1994-95 16 50
1993-94 11 56
1992-93 15 52

Premier League - facts, stats and history

References:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coventry_City_F.C.
Premier League by Gunnar Persson

Image sources:
Julieanne Savage