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Cardiff City Have A Secret FA Cup Weapon!

Cardiff City Have A Secret FA Cup Weapon!

Cardiff City Have A Secret Weapon Up Their Sleeves…And On Their Legs!

FA Cup final 'minnows` Cardiff City will be using the dry land equivalent of the skin tight suits that recently revolutionised swimming for the big match tomorrow.



The team will be wearing high-tech Australian compression clothing called 'Skins` to squeeze an extra yard or two on the Pompey players.

The tops and half-tights will be worn underneath Cardiff`s playing kit and are, as their name implies, skin tight. They`re designed to compress muscle groups to trigger an acceleration in blood flow which means the Cardiff boys will be getting increased oxygen to their working muscles - resulting in an enhanced performance on the day.



The Championship mid-table underdogs believe the unique outfits could help them 'skin` the elite athletes from the Premiership - and make lifting the Cup a distinct possibility!

The team has used the clothing throughout its FA Cup campaign for both training and matches.

David Ling from Skins said: "We won`t be the first Aussie name to make an impact at an FA Cup Final - that was Craig Johnston - but we think we`ve got a great chance of helping Cardiff make history".

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Writer:Site Staff
Date:Friday May 16 2008
Time: 2:20PM

Comments

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its quite similar to pompeys canterbury baselayer. should be a good game lads ... good luck (obviously for pompey .. not for you thats just stoopid!) :)
pompey--pessimist
16/05/2008 17:11:00
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Only 20 hours and 20 mins to go! We'll be there!
Gandor
16/05/2008 18:39:00
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still watching the match, jimmy has just come off, he's lost it lads. not what he once was.
mattyg
17/05/2008 16:32:00
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still - an FA cup runners up medal is more than he would ha won if he had stayed at liverpool ;-)
pompeycarpet
18/05/2008 14:52:00
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Thank you to all the cardiff fans at Wembley that were honourable in defeat.
storagematt
18/05/2008 22:04:00
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Yep, you guys were fantastic. To all of you I met, thanks for playing your part in the day. I sincerely hope that the Cup Final does indeed prove to be your catalist toward promotion as Dave jones said it would. Good luck and Thanks.
pompey4me
18/05/2008 23:32:00
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i want ramsey, but heard hes going to man u for 10 million!!!!
villabikes29
19/05/2008 16:47:00
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