Match Thread Wanna Bet .......

Discussion in 'Coventry City General Chat' started by TasmanSeaSkyBlue, May 16, 2017.

  1. TasmanSeaSkyBlue

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    First game 2017-18 season: Forest Green Rovers -v- Sky Blues.
     
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    COVKIDSNEVERQUIT Well-Known Member

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    It needs to be Newport , don't want to be playing on that football pitch in the winter !!!
     
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    Aren't they moving to the ground where we've played them pre season or has that all blown over?
     
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    sw88 Chief Commentator!

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    I hope not! Been there twice :)

    That seems more a training facility so hoping they stay at their proper home! Even just for one more season :)
     
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    Not sure they have a 'proper' home as such, not since Somerton Park was bulldozed, anyway.

    The 'training facility' is their previous ground before they signed a deal for Rodney Parade, isn't it?
     
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    I believe so, yes.
     
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    I'm looking forward to some of the stunning grounds that we will be going to next season. Well some people will be stunned :smuggrin:
     
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    CJ says Cheltenham is a dump, but always wanted to go there - no idea why!?
     
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    Houchens Head Fairly well known member from the Isle of Wight

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    I wish it was Newport. Newport, Isle of Wight! That's where I live! :emoji_yum:
     
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    The ground is. There's only one I dislike more in the 92.
     
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    Spoke to a guy from there last night. He said they've got 7 years left on their agreement to play there. There was a possibility of a 4G pitch which is what would've caused the issue. That's been shelved by the WRU who have taken over RP and the Dragons so everything is ok for now.
     
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