Vital Football

Latest Cardiff City News

Stuttering Preston Must Take Cardiff City Chance

Stuttering Preston Must Take Cardiff City Chance

Cardiff City travel to Preston North End tomorrow with the Lilywhites needing a win to continue their faltering play-off hopes after a series of inconsistent results have seen them falter.


Preston must rely on other results to acheive a play-off place that has looked less likely over the past few weeks following back-to-back defeats against Crystal Palace and Nottingham Forest back in March. Since then, they have recorded 2 wins, 3 draws and a defeat to Blackpool.


Preston have been there or thereabouts all season and would be desperately unlucky to miss out now. However, they are below Swansea City on goal difference and remain 4 points behind local rivals Burnely in the last play-off place.


With three games remaining, it seems that Burnley, Preston and Swansea will scrap it out for the one remaining position unless Reading lose their game in hand and get dragged in. Either way, Preston must win all their remaining games to have a realistic chance and that starts against the Bluebirds - a defeat would probably mean Championship football again next season.


Cardiff City would also love a win to retain their outside chance of automatic promotion, with Birmingham and Sheffield United due to play each other.


Should be a good game...!




For the very latest Championship odds

For massive weekly jackpots - Play the Football Pools Online




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

Writer:Bluebirdshroom
Date:Friday April 17 2009
Time: 12:28PM

Comments

0
You got a tonking from a more motivated team ..sorry it was not a good game, for you guys
Doody
19/04/2009 10:39:00
0
You got a tonking from a more motivated team ..sorry it was not a good game, for you guys
Doody
19/04/2009 10:39:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Cardiff City Articles

Vital Preview - Cardiff v MK Dons

A Cardiff win is needed a MK Dons but Revell isn't on for an instant return to the club with his new one as part of the deal was he couldn't feature in this game.

Match Day Officials v MK Dons

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game against MK Dons this weekend.

Revell's Cardiff Frustration

Revell's disappointing year with the club came to an end on deadline day when he made a permanent exit, following his loan with Wigan, to join MK Dons.

Revell Completes MK Dons Switch

MK Dons completed the late permanent signing of Revell, who had been linked with a return to Rotherham after a previous loan with Wigan this season, on deadline day.

Archived Vital Cardiff Articles

Vital Cardiff articles from

Site Journalists

Whittingham's Left Peg
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Cardiff v MK Dons
Suggested By:
Cardiff win0%
MK Dons win0%
Draw0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Hull City 28 17 5 6 56 27
2 Middlesbrough 27 17 4 6 55 23
3 Brighton 29 14 11 4 53 9
4 Burnley 29 14 10 5 52 21
5 Derby County 29 13 11 5 50 14
6 Ipswich 29 13 9 7 48 3
7 Sheff Wed 29 12 11 6 47 11
8 Birmingham 29 13 8 8 47 9
9 Cardiff 29 11 11 7 44 5
10 Brentford 30 11 7 12 40 -2
11 Forest 29 9 12 8 39 5
12 Wolves 29 10 9 10 39 -1
13 Q.P.R. 29 8 12 9 36 0
14 Preston 29 8 12 9 36 -2
15 Leeds Utd 29 8 12 9 36 -4
16 Reading 29 9 8 12 35 0
17 Huddersfield 29 8 8 13 32 -3
18 Blackburn 27 6 12 9 30 0
19 Fulham 28 6 10 12 28 -5
20 MK Dons 28 7 5 16 26 -18
21 Rotherham 29 7 4 18 25 -18
22 Bristol City 29 5 10 14 25 -23
23 Charlton 29 5 9 15 24 -29
24 Bolton 29 3 12 14 21 -22
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Cardiff City Fixtures (view all)

Feb 6 2016 3:00PM : Milton Keynes Dons (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 13 2016 3:00PM : Charlton Athletic (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 20 2016 12:30PM : Brighton & Hove Albion (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 23 2016 7:45PM : Middlesbrough (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 27 2016 3:00PM : Preston North End (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 5 2016 12:00PM : Bristol City (a)
Sky Bet Championship

Recent Cardiff City Results (view all)