Vital Football

Latest Cardiff City News

Cardiff City Dealt New Enckelman Blow

Cardiff City Dealt New Enckelman Blow

Cardiff City goalkeeper Peter Enckelman looks set to miss the rest of the season after scans revealed a recent operation on his knee has been unsuccessful and further surgery may be required.


The Finn was expected to miss a couple of months after going under the knife earlier this year. However, following weeks of rehabvilitation in which he thought he was making a full recovery - it has now emerged that damage remains and a bone graft may in fact be necessary - putting Encks out of action for up to 6 months.


Tom Heaton is back, and was named among the substitutes for the 2-2 draw with Burnley, while Dimi Konstantopoulos remains at the club on loan from Coventry City. Stuart Taylor remains the number one at present but his deal runs out next week and he could return to Aston Villa unless a loan extension can be sorted.


A succession of goalkeepers have attempted to fill Neil Alexander's boots since his departure. Howard, Oakes, Forde, Turnbull, Enckelman, Taylor, Schmeichel, Konstantopoulos, Heaton... Is there a curse on Cardiff City keepers?!?!







For the very latest Championship odds

Free £15 bet when you spend £5 on The New Football Pools




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

Writer:Bluebirdshroom
Date:Wednesday April 8 2009
Time: 10:00AM

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Khan to Fight in the UK

Comments

0
Hope we keep Taylor, has impressed me more than Encks or Heaton this season - anyone but Dimi!
Bonesy
08/04/2009 11:24:00
0
Hope we keep Taylor, has impressed me more than Encks or Heaton this season - anyone but Dimi!
Bonesy
08/04/2009 11:24:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Cardiff City Articles

Lafferty Stalled - Lambert Confidence

It's being reported that the proposed deal for Kyle Lafferty has now stalled, and instead Cardiff are pressing ahead with the move for Rickie Lambert.

Le Fondre To Wigan - WBA Striker In?

Striker Adam Le Fondre has today headed out to Wigan Athletic on a loan spell.

Trollope Post Reading & Transfers

Head coach Paul Trollope certainly covered the subjects in his post game press conference following the loss to Reading.

Cardiff Arrivals and Departures (31/8/16)

It was a busy end to the week for Cardiff City, and that continues right up until deadline day with goalkeeper David Marshall the latest to move on.

Archived Vital Cardiff Articles

Vital Cardiff articles from

Site Journalists

Whittingham's Left Peg
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Reading MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Wilson0%
Peltier40%
Morrison20%
Connolly0%
Richards0%
Harris40%
Ralls0%
Whittingham0%
Gunnarsson0%
Immers0%
Pilkington0%
Sub - Ecuele Manga0%
Sub - Gounongbe0%
Sub - Noone0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Huddersfield 5 4 1 0 13 4
2 Fulham 5 3 2 0 11 3
3 Barnsley 5 3 0 2 9 4
4 Newcastle 5 3 0 2 9 4
5 Q.P.R. 5 3 0 2 9 3
6 Bristol City 5 3 0 2 9 2
7 Forest 5 3 0 2 9 0
8 Brighton 5 2 2 1 8 4
9 Wolves 5 2 2 1 8 3
10 Birmingham 5 2 2 1 8 2
11 Ipswich 5 2 2 1 8 1
12 Norwich 5 2 2 1 8 1
13 Burton 5 2 1 2 7 1
14 Brentford 5 2 1 2 7 1
15 Reading 5 2 1 2 7 -3
16 Aston Villa 5 1 2 2 5 0
17 Cardiff 5 1 2 2 5 -2
18 Derby County 5 1 2 2 5 -2
19 Sheff Wed 5 1 2 2 5 -3
20 Wigan 5 1 1 3 4 0
21 Leeds Utd 5 1 1 3 4 -4
22 Rotherham 5 1 1 3 4 -9
23 Preston 5 1 0 4 3 -2
24 Blackburn 5 0 1 4 1 -8
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Cardiff City Results (view all)

Cardiff City Fixtures (view all)