Coventry Sphinx & Coventry United Thread

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  1. Captain Dart

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    Very weak finish by Cov Utd, who finished a little above Sphinx.
     
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    Sphinx failed ground grading the other year so unless they've made improvements they are stuck at that level for now.
     
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    Should this be in former players thread or here, here I guess lad only played 3 games for City over a dozen years ago.
     
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    Both teams at home in the FA Cup this weekend...
     
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    Both out.
    Cov Utd 1 - 2 Rugby Town
    Sphinx 0 -2 Boldmere
     
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    Shame. Always liked Sphinx.
     
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    Also that was Uniteds first game at the BPA, I wonder how many fans went?
     
  14. I_Saw_Shaw_Score

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    I went past on the train en route to the Ricoh about 2:50 I'd say 100-150 in the stand at that point.
     
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    Lots of pictures in this guys flikr album, clearly a lot more 150, that, I'd say 4-500.
     
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    Was just answering the original post question that at 2:50 I'd say between that figure.

    Couldn't care less how many were there, I have as much interest in them as I do in Villa.
     
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    I'm equally as interested in Coventry United and Coventry Sphinx as I am in Coventry City.
    They all represent my city.
    I'd even root for Villa if they were playing a Manchester or London team.
    I did attend college in Aston.
     
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    Apparently Sphinx have sacked their manager. They are like 6th in the league! Strange.
     
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    Poor form recently, dropped to 11th
    MFLP 03/10/17 19:45 Worcester City 5 - 1 (HT 2-0) Coventry Sphinx
    MFLP 30/09/17 15:00 Highgate United 3 - 1 Coventry Sphinx
    TMPM 19/09/17 19:45 Rugby Town 2 - 1 (HT 1-0) Coventry Sphinx
    MFLP 16/09/17 15:00 Coventry Sphinx 1 - 3 Long Eaton United

    Thrashed by Wocester City..
    Worcester City: Poll & player ratings from the 5-1 win over Coventry Sphinx
     
  20. Gazolba

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    That rings a bell!
     

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