New Cardiff boss Russell Slade to stand up to Tan

Cardiff City were finally able to appoint Russell Slade last night as the Bluebird’s new Head Coach, this followed a period of turmoil as legal disputes took place with Leyton Orient. Slade will take the reigns at Cardiff, replacing Ole Gunnar Solskjaer who was sacked following a difficult start to club’s life back in the Championship. Whilst the debate over …

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Gareth ThomasNew Cardiff boss Russell Slade to stand up to Tan

Russell Slade close to Cardiff City appointment

Cardiff City owner Vincent Tan has confirmed that former Leyton Orient boss Russell Slade is close to being appointed as new Bluebirds manager. Tan told Sky Sports that Slade is currently working in a ‘consultant’ role following a despite over compensation with League 1 Orient. Russell Slade, 53-years-old, won League 1 Manager of the Season last year as his Leyton Orient …

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Gareth ThomasRussell Slade close to Cardiff City appointment

Is Russell Slade the right man for Cardiff City?

  It is days like today I am very thankful I get paid to write about football. With Leyton Orient manager Russell Slade on the verge of taking over the Cardiff City hot-seat following his resignation request last night. However, before the man is even appointed the insults have already begun. I have been a Cardiff City season ticket holder …

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Gareth ThomasIs Russell Slade the right man for Cardiff City?

Russell Slade leaves Leyton Orient

BBC Sport has confirmed that Leyton Orient boss Russell Slade has left his post at the O’s after 4 years in charge of the Football League side. Slade’s resignation comes after Orient rejected a Cardiff City approach for the Welsh club to talk to Slade, despite the O’s saying their boss was 1 defeat away from being sacked. A club statement …

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Oliver BainesRussell Slade leaves Leyton Orient

Capital One Cup: Arsenal out, Liverpool victorious & more clashes to come!

Last night saw the Third Round of the Capital One Cup take place across the country with a number of high profile clashes and a few upsets too! Liverpool faced Middlesborough at Anfield, Arsenal hosted Southampton, Everton travelled to Swansea whilst Fulham and Cardiff continued their manager-less periods. Here is the best of last night’s action with a quick look …

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Gareth ThomasCapital One Cup: Arsenal out, Liverpool victorious & more clashes to come!

Glenn Roeder set for Cardiff City role?

Cardiff City parted company with manager Ole Gunnar Solskjær last week and have since been on the hunt for a new boss. Russell Slade of Leyton Orient is the man that the club seem to be targeting as Orient confirmed they denied Cardiff permission to speak to their manager. Following this it seems that Glenn Roeder, former Watford, West Ham …

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Gareth ThomasGlenn Roeder set for Cardiff City role?

Cardiff City sign Ravel Morrison on loan

Cardiff City appear to have signed troubled West Ham United midfielder Ravel Morrison on loan. The 21-year-old tweeted his delight at joining the Championship club for the next 3 months. Morrison has been frozen out of the West Ham United squad in recent months and has only made 18 league appearances for the club since joining in January 2012. In …

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Gareth ThomasCardiff City sign Ravel Morrison on loan

Bellamy not interested in the Cardiff City job

Former Cardiff City striker, Craig Bellamy has revealed he has no interest in becoming the new manager of the Welsh side after the departure of Ole Gunner Solskjaer. When Chairman, Vincent Tan was asked whether Bellamy would be asked to take over from the Norwegian, he said, “No, absolutely not.” Additionally, on Thursday, Bellamy coincided with the thoughts of Tan …

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Oliver BainesBellamy not interested in the Cardiff City job

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer resigns from Cardiff City role

Yesterday we reported that Cardiff City were having crisis talks with manager Ole Gunnar Solskjær following a poor start to their season. Today, the club have confirmed that Solskjær has left Cardiff by mutual consent. Solskjær was appointed Cardiff City boss on 2 January 2014 and was tasked with helping the club survive relegation from the Premier League. However, in …

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Gareth ThomasOle Gunnar Solskjaer resigns from Cardiff City role

Cardiff City’s Ole Gunnar Solskjaer in crisis talks

Cardiff City manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is meeting with club officials today to discuss his future at the side. BBC Sport as well as a number of other outlets understand his job is seriously under threat. Cardiff were relegated from the Premier League at the end of last season following a terrible run of form. Current boss Ole Gunnar Solskjær …

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Gareth ThomasCardiff City’s Ole Gunnar Solskjaer in crisis talks

Cardiff City sign highly rated Gabon defender

Cardiff City have all but officially completed the signing of FC Lorient centre-back Bruno Ecuele-Manga. The deal is thought to be worth around €6m and finishes a busy transfer window for the relegated South-Wales side. The club are yet to announce the deal on their website but the medical has been completed and a fan’s twitter account carries a picture of …

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Gareth ThomasCardiff City sign highly rated Gabon defender

Fulham hunt three new bodies before 11pm deadline

Fulham are in talks to sign three new players before the 11pm transfer window deadline this evening. According to Sky Sports News HQ they are interested in Jermaine Beckford from Bolton Wanderers, Mark Hudson from Cardiff City and Matt Smith from Leeds United. Jermaine Beckford is a Jamaican international striker who is vastly experienced in the Championship has also played …

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Gareth ThomasFulham hunt three new bodies before 11pm deadline

Crystal Palace sign Wilfried Zaha

Breaking News has emerged from Selhurst Park this morning, new manager Neil Warnock has taken no time to settle at all after confirming his first signing as manager. Wilfired Zaha has returned to Palace on a season long loan from Manchester United. We are just waiting from confirmation from both clubs. Zaha has made 126 appearances at Palace and scored …

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Oliver BainesCrystal Palace sign Wilfried Zaha

Celtic to miss out on South Korean target

Celtic were given a Champions League reprieve when opponents Legia Warsaw fielded an illegible player in their qualifying tie. This meant Celtic would progress and drew 1-1 with Maribor last night leaving them with work still to do in the second leg at Celtic Park. It now though is being reported that one of their targets, Cardiff City’s Kim Bo-Kyung …

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Gareth ThomasCeltic to miss out on South Korean target

Malky Mackay the man for Palace?

When Tony Pulis walked out of Selhurst Park two days before the start of the new campaign, you could forgive Crystal Palace fans for feeling pretty heartbroken! Tony Pulis was a man who saved their season last year and turned them from relegation certainties to mid-table challengers in a matter of months. Now though, it seems Malky Mackay is the …

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Gareth ThomasMalky Mackay the man for Palace?

Cardiff City sign two to bolster Championship squad

Cardiff City have confirmed two signings ahead of the second weekend of the Sky Bet Championship. They have agreed transfers for Anthony Pilkington for £1m and Sean Morrison for a reported £4m. Pilkington join Cardiff City from fellow relegated club Norwich City after seemingly falling out with Canaries boss Neil Adams. The wide man played 75 league games for Norwich …

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Gareth ThomasCardiff City sign two to bolster Championship squad

Cardiff set to sign Norwich City star

Cardiff City are set to sign Norwich City winger Anthony Pilkington for an undisclosed fee according to reports from BBC Sport on Twitter. BREAKING NEWS: @CardiffCityFC are to sign midfielder Anthony @Pilkington_11 from @NorwichCityFC for an undisclosed fee — BBC Wales Sport (@BBCWalesSport) August 13, 2014 BBC Sport Tweeted this moments ago and it appears that the Norwich City winger …

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Oliver BainesCardiff set to sign Norwich City star

World Cup star to leave Cardiff for Inter

Cardiff City’s World Cup hero Gary Medel looks set to swap the Championship for Italian giants Inter Milan. Cardiff were relegated from the Premier League following a poor campaign but with Gary Medel having an excellent World Cup for Chile, his boss Ole Gunnar Solsjær admits he is too good for the second tier. The nature of Gary Medel’s move …

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Gareth ThomasWorld Cup star to leave Cardiff for Inter

Caulker set for Crystal Palace bid

Tony Pulis is set to raid relegated Welsh club Cardiff City for England international Steven Caulker and striker Fraizer Campbell according to the Telegraph. Steven Caulker, central defender who was impressive for Cardiff despite relegation, could be available for as little as £8m because of a release clause in his contract. Caulker, who arguably should’ve travelled to Brazil with England …

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Gareth ThomasCaulker set for Crystal Palace bid