Cardiff City – Three new signings on Deadline Day!

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Championship strugglers Cardiff City have announced their fifth, sixth and seventh January signings this evening as League One top goalscorer Eoin Doyle completes his transfer with Conor McAleny and Matthew Kennedy joining from Everton. Cardiff confirmed the move for Doyle on their official website. The former Chesterfield striker has netted 25 goals in all competitions this season. The 26-year-old Irishman …

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Cardiff City – Palace’s O’Keefe set to join Bluebirds

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January 2015 was supposed to be a special month for Cardiff City fans as controversial owner Vincent Tan reversed his decision on the club’s kit, changing it from red back to their historic blue. However results have turned with players leaving the club in vast number meaning opinions surrounding the side are largely negative. BBC Wales Sport report that Cardiff …

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West Brom – Pulis “brutal” but “fantastic”

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New West Brom manager Tony Pulis has been labelled “brutal” yet “fantastic” by goalkeeper Ben Foster. In quotes carried by BBC Sport, the West Brom first choice stopper has praised Pulis for his start at The Hawthorns in turning around their campaign. Welshman Tony Pulis is 57-years-old and after a playing career mainly in the lower leagues, Pulis retired to …

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Swansea – £5m Naughton bid accepted by Spurs

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Swansea City have had a bid accepted by Tottenham Hotspur for full-back Kyle Naughton according to BBC Sport. The bid appears to signal the end for Welshman Neil Taylor who is a target for Crystal Palace. Kyle Naughton is 26-years-old and began his career with Sheffield United’s youth system. After graduating the academy via a loan with Gretna, he played …

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Cardiff City return to their historic blue!! Victory for the fans!

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I am delighted to be able to report that Cardiff City Football Club have officially announced that their kit colour will change from their current red to the Bluebird’s historic blue strip. The news comes after the board announced a meeting with fans on Monday to discuss the prospect. That meeting took place last night and because of this the …

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Ched Evans agrees deal with Oldham Athletic

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One of the most controversial moves in recent football history is set to take place as League One club Oldham Athletic agree a contract with convicted rapist Ched Evans. According to BBC Sport the deal is set to be announced. Oldham Athletic’s sponsor, Verlin Rainwater Solutions, have ended their association with the club as they were told to prepare for …

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Cardiff City – Vincent Tan orders fan’s meeting, good news?

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Cardiff City fans are set to get a New Year’s boost from their club as maverick owner Vincent Tan orders a meeting to take place with unhappy supporters. The Cardiff City website announced the event, planned for Thursday, 8 January. Cardiff City were taken over officially by Vincent Tan in May 2010. The Malaysian business man invested many millions into …

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Manchester United – Gareth Bale rumours won’t disappear

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The most expensive move in the history of the sport of football happened last summer when winger Gareth Bale joined Spanish giants Real Madrid for a reported £100m. Now though, the Daily Star are one of a number of media outlets continuing to report that the Welsh wizard could be set to leave Santiago Bernabeu. Manchester United have been heavily …

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Wales – Near full strength squad for key Belgian tie named

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Wales manager Chris Coleman has named an almost full strength squad for the country’s vital Euro 2016 qualifying fixture against Belgium on 16 November. BBC Sport contains the details of the team announcement that features Arsenal’s Aaron Ramsey, Liverpool’s Joe Allen and Real Madrid’s superstar Gareth Bale. Wales fans have the unusual situation of topping their qualification group heading into …

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Real Madrid’s Gareth Bale set to return for Liverpool

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Real Madrid’s Welsh sensation Gareth Bale is set to return to action with Premier League giants Liverpool in his sights. The Daily Express carry the quotes from Los Blancos boss Carlo Ancelotti who confirms Gareth Bale is almost fully recovered from his muscular injury. Gareth Bale began his professional career with Southampton after progressing through their prestigious academy. He would move on to …

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Tony Pulis reveals he did want Cardiff City job!

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Cardiff City have in recent seasons become something of a farce at times. A Malaysian cohort took over in May 2010 and invested heavily until in May 2012 the controversial decision was announced to change the club’s home strip from blue to red. Cardiff eventually earned promotion to the Premier League under Malky Mackay for the 2013/14 season but then sacked …

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Injured Gareth Bale to miss Liverpool & Barcelona

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Real Madrid have been dealt a heavy blow this week as Welshman Gareth Bale is ruled out for the Liverpool Champions League tie on Wednesday. Sky Sports also report that he could be set to miss next weekend’s El Clasico showdown with Barcelona too. Gareth Bale, 25-years-0ld, joined Real Madrid last summer from Tottenham Hotspur for a world record fee …

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Sheffield United ‘hold talks’ with rapist Ched Evans

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Sheffield United manger Nigel Clough has answered questions from the media today about the future of convicted rapist and striker Ched Evans. Clough spoke to BBC Radio Sheffield that the club’s owners will make the final decision on whether they will re-sign the Welshman. Ched Evans was born in North Wales and had spells with Rhyl and Chester City before beginning …

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Wales set for major Cyprus Euro 2016 showdown

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Wales are in action again tonight following an impressive 0-0 home draw with Bosnia & Herzegovina on Friday night. The Welsh though do have injuries to worry about with Jonny Williams adding to the list that now numbers 11 players who would otherwise be in the squad. Chris Coleman told the media his side is down to the “bare bones” …

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Wales prepare for key qualifier despite injuries

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Chris Coleman’s Wales side will head out against Bosnia and Herzegovina tonight in one of the most anticipated games in the countries recent history. Over 31,000 fans are expected at Cardiff City Stadium but the national team have been dealt a number of injury blows before the tie. The lack of Arsenal’s impressive midfielder Aaron Ramsey is no doubt the …

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New Cardiff boss Russell Slade to stand up to Tan

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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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Ramsey injury a massive blow to Arsenal & Wales

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Aaron Ramsey is set to be out for a month with a hamstring injury according to BBC Sport and this means he will miss Wales’ vital home qualifiers against Bosnia & Herzegovina and Cyprus. The 23-year-old midfielder is an important player to Arsene Wenger’s Arsenal but perhaps is even more important to Chris Coleman’s Wales side. With Wales also missing …

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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer resigns from Cardiff City role

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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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Cardiff City’s Ole Gunnar Solskjaer in crisis talks

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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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