UK time is: 22:41:15
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Taylor Would Swap Aston Villa For Cardiff City

Cardiff City currently have five goalkeepers on their books with four having appeared as our number one choice at some point throughout the season. Three are on loan: Tom Heaton (Manchester United), Dimi Konstantopoulos (Coventry City) and Stuart Taylor (Aston Villa).


Stuart Taylor is currently in possession of the shirt and with Peter Enckelmean's injury, and Konstantopoulos' frailties - the Bluebirds are considering applying to Martin O'Neill to extend Taylor's loan until the end of the season. Currently the former Arsenal man is due to return following our next two fixtures with his last appearance against Burnley on Easter Monday.


However, Taylor appears frustrated with his lack of opportunities at Villa, and is angling for a permanent switch to the Bluebirds. He is currently behind Brad Freidel and Brad Guzan at Villa Park and is desperate for first team action on a regular basis. Taylor was quoted in the official programme on a potential move:


'I don't really know what the manager's plans are at the moment but come the end of the season it could be a possibility."

'I'd need to talk things over with my family should such an opportunity arise but if something comes up then I'd certainly be interested in considering sticking around for longer.'


Taylor has done reasonably well so far for the Bluebirds, he has made a few key saves and considering his lack of action - he`s been solid. Cardiff City goalkeeping coach Martyn Margetson may want to work some more on Taylor`s kicking after some wayward punts last night.

Dave Jones has perennially struggled to identify a long-term successor to Neil Alexander but both Heaton and Taylor have hinted at extended stays at the club if a deal can be struck.



Join Vital Bluebirds

It's easy to register for Vital Bluebirds, simply click the link and enjoy getting involved (you can even win prizes!)

Message Board

To visit the message board, click here.

Get involved

This website is your website and we are looking for people to help run the site. Do you go to most of the games and have an opinion? Why not write a match report? Perhaps you are a budding journalist or even just someone who is very opinionated? Well why not join our team? If this interests you please contact Vital Bluebirds.





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: 11:00AM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Cardiff City Articles

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)

Morrison Returns To West Ham (Monday December 15 2014)

FA Cup v Colchester Selected For TV (Monday December 15 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
Bournemouth 5 - 3 Cardiff
Cardiff 0 - 0 Rotherham
Watford 0 - 1 Cardiff
Cardiff 2 - 1 Reading
Birmingham 0 - 0 Cardiff
Bolton 3 - 0 Cardiff

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
8. Blackburn 21 8 7 6 1 31
9. Forest 21 7 9 5 5 30
10. Charlton 21 6 12 3 1 30
11. Cardiff 21 8 6 7 0 30
12. Wolves 21 8 6 7 -7 30
13. Sheff Wed 21 6 10 5 -1 28
14. Fulham 21 7 4 10 -8 25

Breaking League News

Early Team News - Latics v Rotherham United
Wigan : 19/12/2014 22:17:00
Millwall : 19/12/2014 21:39:00
Jokanovic Doesn't Have Final Transfer Say
Watford : 19/12/2014 21:08:00
Jakanovic Looking For Intelligence amp; Passion
Watford : 19/12/2014 21:01:00
Anya Previews Reading Clash
Watford : 19/12/2014 20:51:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Cardiff v Brentford
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Cardiff win 0%
Draw 50%
Brentford win 50%