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17: With 17 days to go until our clash with Wigan, we take a brief look at one of our 17 top flight opening games at Highfield Road!

22 July 2015

We're 17 days away from our opening day clash with Wigan, we had 17 opening day top flight games at Highfield Road...

With 17 days to go until the new season kicks off against Wigan Athletic at the Ricoh Arena, did you know that there were 17 top flight opening games at Highfield Road?

Who can forget that opening day hat-trick from Dion Dublin that gave us a 3-2 win over Chelsea in 1998?


The opening day was good to City at Highfield Road, having won nine, drawn three and lost five of the opening day top flight fixtures.

Now, Tony Mowbray wants to see his side draw from that history and you can be a part of it!

The Sky Blues have worked hard over the summer to make football more affordable for supporters and tickets are on sale for our clash with former Premier League side Wigan at the Ricoh Arena, with Adults just £18 and concessions £13! JSB under-12s are free and JSB over-12s are just £4 in the family zone with an accompanying adult! Full ticket news is here!

Get yourself to the Ricoh Arena and usher the new era in under Tony Mowbray!


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