UK time is: 10:39:06
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Eddie Doubles, Then Halves Cardiff City Tally

Eddie Johnson remains a pseudo-hero at Ninian Park with his every touch greeted by tumultuous cheers from the crowd as he secures his 'cult-hero' status.


The relief and appreciation shown as he grabbed his first ever goal for us against Doncaster Rovers a few weeks back was deserved at least for his work-rate but chances will always be limited for the USA man while Jay Bothroyd remains fit and in good form.


Last night, the game was already won when Eddie entered the fray, he barely touched the ball before robbing a Derby player (was it Nyatanga?) and bearing down on goal. Eddie had been short on confidence but somehow, this was never in doubt. It took an eternity for him to dribble un-opposed the 45 yards to goal but he waited patiently for the keeper to commit and clipped it over and wide - just inside the far post.


Eddie was delighted, the crowd appreciative as the on-loan Fulham striker doubled his tally for the season. In the last minute, Eddie was back on defensive duty and looked a little lost as he hooked a clearance backwards to give Derby another corner. From that cross, Eddie got the last touch for an own goal.


The striker now has two goals and one own goal for the season. However, every time he scores - we win by three clear goals.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



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.

The Journalist

Writer: Bluebirdshroom Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday April 9 2009

Time: 10:00AM

Your Comments

FRIENDLY FIRE!!! not from the USA surely not?? lol
chrisgti
FRIENDLY FIRE!!! not from the USA surely not?? lol
chrisgti
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Cardiff City Articles

Stats: Cardiff v Brentford (Saturday December 20 2014)

Cardiff v Brentford: Team Line-Ups (Saturday December 20 2014)

Young - We Need To Stay In Touch (Friday December 19 2014)

Healey's Colchester Loan Extended (Friday December 19 2014)

Eikrem's Contract Terminated (Friday December 19 2014)

Vital Preview: Cardiff v Brentford (Friday December 19 2014)

Cardiff v Brentford - How Will It Go? (Friday December 19 2014)

Choo - We Will Prioritise Our Blue Kit (Thursday December 18 2014)

Tan Clears Cardiff Debt (Thursday December 18 2014)

Mason Tears Hamstring At Bolton (Tuesday December 16 2014)

Archived Cardiff City Articles

List All Vital Cardiff Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Cardiff 2 - 3 Brentford
Bournemouth 5 - 3 Cardiff
Cardiff 0 - 0 Rotherham
Watford 0 - 1 Cardiff
Cardiff 2 - 1 Reading
Birmingham 0 - 0 Cardiff

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
8. Blackburn 22 9 7 6 3 34
9. Forest 22 7 10 5 5 31
10. Wolves 22 8 7 7 -7 31
11. Cardiff 22 8 6 8 -1 30
12. Charlton 22 6 12 4 -1 30
13. Fulham 22 8 4 10 -4 28
14. Sheff Wed 22 6 10 6 -5 28

Breaking League News

Clarke reign starts with home defeat
Reading : 21/12/2014 10:00:00
Football Truce? What Was Going On!
Wigan : 21/12/2014 09:55:00
Rotherham : 21/12/2014 09:41:00
Brentford : 21/12/2014 09:29:00
LUFC Leeds United Fan View v Nottingham Forest
Leeds Utd : 21/12/2014 09:15:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Brentford MotM
Suggested By:  Whitts
Marshall 0%
Brayford 0%
Ecuele Manga 0%
Turner 0%
Fabio 0%
Harris 0%
Gunnarsson 0%
Whittingham 0%
Noone 0%
Le Fondre 0%
Macheda 0%
Sub - Jones 0%
Sub - John 0%