Coventry City FC's deputy chairman resigns

John Clarke OBE has had two spells at the Sky Blues Credit: PA/Andrew Matthews/EMPICS Sport

Coventry City Football Club's deputy chairman, John Clarke OBE, has resigned.

Clarke has had two spells at the Sky Blues. First in 1992-93 and more recently from January 2011.

He was awarded an OBE in 2005 for his services to the community of Coventry.

He said: "It's with profound sadness that I'm leaving the board for a second time."