VIDEO: Watch the freak storm that cost the Sky Blues their first pre-season friendly!

Sat 19 Jul 2014
Author: Nick Connoll

What do you do when there's a storm brewing? Get the cameras out of course! Watch the storm that cost City their first pre-season friendly unfold!

Coventry City were preventing from finishing their first friendly of the 2014/15 pre-season against Nuneaton Town by a freak thunder storm that battered Liberty Way.

Players and officials attempted to soldier on for the first few moments before being pulled off the pitch for safety reasons as Boro's home ground was pelted with torrential rain, thunder, lightning and gale force winds.

Watch the storm as it unfolded below!

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