HIGHFIELD ROAD HEAVEN

COVENTRY CITY SUPPORTER KEVIN HALLS RECALLS THE SKY BLUES’ FAMOUS OLD HOME...

The way it was: Coventry’s old Highfield Road ground and, inset, their on-off new base

AS A lifelong Coventry City fan, I was delighted to hear that we are coming back home next season after two years of groundsharing at Birmingham City.
There had been speculation that we’d be returning to the Ricoh Arena, but it was a relief when the news was officially announced in early March. Playing out of town just isn’t right.
That said, when I talk to other Sky Blues fans, the majority say we should never have left...

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