The club was founded in 1883 by Willie Stanley, an employee of cycle firm Singers. The club as a result was known as Singers FC until 1898 when the name was changed to Coventry City. An English association football club based in Coventry in the West Midlands.
The team competes in League One, the third tier of the English football league system. They joined the Football League in 1919 and also reached two Football League Cup semi-finals, in 1981 and 1990.
For more information, visit the Coventry City FC website.