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A crucial month for Cardiff City

Cardiff City’s heroic but ultimately unsuccessful Carling Cup journey has left them with eight league games to play in March, including four games in ten days, starting with the visit of West Ham on Sunday. Some poor results in February and a couple of weeks between league games has seen the Bluebirds drift down the […]

Supporting Cardiff City and Liverpool just got complicated

Craig Bellamy won’t be the only person with a foot in both camps when Cardiff City and Liverpool meet in the Carling Cup Final at Wembley. There’ll be plenty of Liverpool fans (me included) who’ll be wearing blue but feeling as if they’ll share some of the disappointment and the joy whatever the result. So […]

British tabloids and the death of Mike Dye

It is no real surprise that the British tabloid press will resort to exaggeration and lying in order to sell more newspapers, but the sad death of Cardiff City fan Mike Dye at Wembley before the game between Wales and England is another reminder of just how low some news organisations are prepared to stoop.

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Championship Season Preview 2011-12

Trying to predict what will happen in a Championship season before it starts can make you look pretty stupid, but let’s try it anyway.

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Those 10 pre-season Championship questions answered

Before the season began, I posed ten key Championship questions. Now the season is over, let’s take a look at the answers.

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Who will be Cardiff City’s next manager?

There are plenty of options for Cardiff when it comes to Dave Jones’s successor. Here are a few of the candidates being mentioned in the national and local press, with their positives and negatives and one or two tricky interview questions they might be asked.