Matchday

Leeds, the stats and why if you bought a £5 ticket you need to turn that into regular commitment

It wasn’t a record club attendance in the end, but more than 27,000 supporters saw Cardiff lay down their most convincing marker as promotion hopefuls with a dominant 3-1 victory over Leeds United at the Cardiff City Stadium on Tuesday night.   With a big crowd in attendance it was fantastic that Neil Warnock’s team …

La La Bamba: Sol saves Cardiff’s soul, but where have the August Bluebirds gone? (Sheffield Wednesday draw analysis)

There’s nothing in football quite like celebrating an equaliser deep into injury time. They are moments that seem to enjoy an extra burst celebration from supporters as something is snatched from the jaws of defeat. Conversely, nothing seems to hurt quite as much seeing a win slip in the death throes of a match. When …

Deepdale Despair: Cardiff’s first league defeat of the season raised a number of issues.

Cardiff City don’t usually travel very well to Preston North End, so Tuesday night’s defeat at Deepdale didn’t come as too much of a surprise. Given Cardiff had started the season so well, unbeaten and top of the league after six games, the manner of the defeat was shocking: Cardiff were thoroughly outplayed on the …

Plenty of bottle from Cardiff City to overcome the Holloway hoodoo (and stay top of the league)

When QPR took the lead at the Cardiff City Stadium this afternoon disappointment naturally set in, but when that initial frustration subsided a different feeling set in: an excited curiosity. Plenty has been said about this Cardiff side’s start to the season, but what we haven’t yet been able to assess is the team’s bottle, …

This Cardiff side really are the most exciting in years. Time to get aboard the bandwagon Bluebirds. Sheffield United post-match reaction.

It is not very often you get to witness history being made. That is exactly what Neil Warnock’s team tonight as they became the first ever Cardiff City side to win their first three league games in a season. That is an astonishing statistic when you consider the Bluebirds have been playing league football for …

Rags v Riches: Warnock’s hungrier Bluebirds too powerful for Bruce’s expensive Villa ’embarrasments’

Cardiff City are top of the Championship. That’s right, top of the pile outside the Premier League. Okay, it’s only two games into the season but it’s been four years since the Bluebirds have been able to enjoy this position. Just drink it in, that image of the league table, and enjoy it. There’s been …