Coventry City FC will appeal stadium loan decision

Coventry City Football Club say they will appeal the judge's ruling that the council's decision to provide a £14.4 million loan of taxpayers money to the owners of the Ricoh Arena was not irrational.

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Fans statement following stadium ruling

Supporters group the Sky Blue Trust are calling on both the football club and Coventry City Council to put their differences aside and move forward together.

In their statement they urge everyone to stop wasting time, energy and money.

Read: Coventry City FC will appeal stadium decision ruling

Following Justice Hickinbottom's High Court ruling that Coventry City Councils decision to lend ACL 14.4m was not unlawful, we urge all sides in this unfortunate, bitter and unproductive dispute to put it and all past differences aside and to move forward together.

Stop wasting time, energy and money on legal actions and to start working together to find a solution that ensures the Sky Blues kick off the new season at the Ricoh Arena..

There are no winners in this sorry saga only losers, especially the supporters of Coventry City FC. For the sake of these long suffering fans bring our team home to Coventry now.

– The Sky Blue Trust statement

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