Arsenal welcome League One side Coventry City to Emirates Stadium for Wednesday night's Capital One Cup tie.

You can find out more about our opponents below.

Coventry City

Full name: Coventry City
Manager: Mark Robins
Club colours: Sky blue shirts, sky blue shorts, sky blue socks
Nickname(s): The Sky Blues


Three facts about Coventry City:

  • Coventry were relegated from the Championship last season
  • Arsenal midfielder Conor Henderson is on loan at Coventry, although he is not eligible to play tonight
  • The Sky Blues have never won the League Cup, but have reached the semi-final stage on two occasions

Gary McSheffrey

Gary McSheffrey
Now in his second spell with Coventry, McSheffrey is an experienced left winger and has made over 200 appearances for the club. McSheffrey has Premier League experience, having played for Birmingham in the 2007/08 season.

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26 Sep 2012