Archives: Cardiff City

Carling Cup Second Round Draw

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Here are the match-ups for the CCC clubs that have advanced to the Second Round of the Carling Cup. Ties will be played on August 26th and 27th at 7:45 GMT unless otherwise changed. August 26th  Burnely v Oldham Athletic … Continue reading

The Season Has Begun!

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On Saturday the CCC season officially started as 24 teams battle to win promotion to the English Premier League and the riches that would come with that promotion. For the three promoted teams, Swansea City, Nottingham Forest and Doncaster, they … Continue reading

CCC Club Snapshots: Cardiff City

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Cardiff City Founded: 1899 Nickname: The Bluebirds Ground: Ninan Park (Wales) (22,008, 16,000 seated) Last Season: 12th in the CCC 64 Points English FA Cup Winners: 1927 Welsh FA Cup Winners: 22 Times

CCC Transfers As Of 10 July 2008 Part I

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Barnsley In: Luke Steele (West Brom, Free), Ian Hume (Leicester City, 1.2M), Mounir El Haimour (NE Xamax, undisclosed), Darren Moore (Derby, Free) Out: Paul Reid (Colchester, Free) Birmingham City In: Lee Carsley (Everton, Free), Kevin Phillips (West Brom, Free) Out: … Continue reading

CCC Clubs Pre-Season Schedules

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Here are the pre-season schedules for most of the CCC clubs. Barnsley 11 July Buxton (A) 12 July Glossip (A) 19 July Yeovil Town (A) 22 July York City (A) 26 July Rotherham (A) 29 July Wigan (H) 2 August … Continue reading

2008/2009 Championship TV Schedule On Sky Sports

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Sky Sports has announced its schedule of televised Championship matches for the first few months of the 2008/2009 season. Here’s the schedule: Sunday, August 10: Nottingham Forest v Reading Saturday, August 16: Bristol City v Derby County Saturday, August 30: … Continue reading

Goal Fest

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There were buckets of goals in the Championship this past weekend. Three matches had 3-0 scorelines (Plymouth beat Norwich, Charlton beat Cardiff, Hull beat Preston), West Brom thumped 10-man Coventry 4-0, Sheffield Wednesday lit up Southampton for five goals and … Continue reading

Fowler coup for Cardiff

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Cardiff City have pulled off a major coup by signing former Liverpool legend Robbie Fowler on a free transfer. For my money, Fowler is one of the best finishers the British game has seen over the last 10 years. I … Continue reading

Weekend Recap

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A massive win for Birmingham on Sunday in a tough Midlands derby with Wolverhampton sent the Blues back to the top of the Championship. On-loan striker Andy Cole opened the scoring, Nicolas Bendtner powered in a header and Cameron Jerome … Continue reading

Weekend Preview – April 13-14

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Kicking off the weekend action on Friday is West Brom v Sheffield Wednesday. I hope for EPL Talk Community member fsquid‘s sake that Wednesday pull a result West Brom will want all three points to keep themselves in the thick … Continue reading

Leeds 2-1 Preston

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A major blow for Preston’s play-off hopes as they dropped three points to struggling Leeds on Friday. Northern Ireland’s mid-week hero David Healy scored in the 90th minute to steal three valuable points and pull Leeds off the bottom of … Continue reading