Vital Football

Latest Cardiff City News

Cardiff City Sweat On Chopra Fitness

Cardiff City Sweat On Chopra Fitness

Cardiff City face an anxious wait to see whether on-loan hotshot Michael Chopra will be fit for Saturday's clash with Preston North End at Ninian Park.


Chopra felt a flare-up of a longstanding Achilles problem during Sunday's 2-2 draw against Swansea City. Chopra was withdrawn after McPhail's sending off to allow Gavin Rae to move into defense.


The on-loan Sunderland player returned to the Stadium of Light for tests and has now seen a specialist to determine the severity of the problem. Chopra is rated at 50:50 to make the weekends game so Ross McCormack may be called upon to resume his more usual strikers position.


Chopra's place in the squad would likely be taken by Eddie Johnson, recovered from a foot injury.





Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Bluebirdshroom
Date:Thursday December 4 2008
Time: 9:52AM

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Cardiff City Articles

More Reliable Than A Championship Octopus? (18/10/17)

Time for the special computer that crunches the numbers to determine the final Championship positions for the season of 2017/18.

Safe Standing Gets A Step Closer To The Championship

Shrewsbury Town have now confirmed that they have reached their crowd funding target of £65,000 to create a safe standing section at New Meadow.

It Mata's To Juan, Why Not All?

Manchester United's Juan Mata has again called on Premier League players to match his pledge of 1% of their salary being donated to charity.

Club Top Scorers In The Championship 2017

With the Championship arguably the toughest it's been for a while with the clubs now in the division, will anybody enter Championship history by the end of the season.

Archived Vital Cardiff Articles

Vital Cardiff articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Cardiff
Write For Vital Cardiff
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Huddersfield MotM
Suggested By:
Murphy12%
Peltier7%
Connolly0%
Morrison0%
Richards30%
Gunnarsson15%
Ralls0%
Bennett0%
Pilkington7%
Zohore15%
Hoilett0%
Sub-Whittingham7%
Sub-M Harris0%
Sub-Lambert7%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Cardiff City Results (view all)

Cardiff City Fixtures (view all)

The Vital Football Members League