Vital Football

Latest Cardiff City News

Cardiff City: 'Do The Ayatollah Gerrard' !

Cardiff City: 'Do The Ayatollah Gerrard' !

Cardiff City's new signing Anthony Gerrard is keen and raring to go having secured his dream move to the Championship. The ambitious defender revealed his desire to help Cardiff City reach the Premiership and is looking forward to his new start.


Gerrard revealed the stadium, stature and ambition of the club were key reasons behind the move whilst also stating his admiration for the passion of the Bluebirds supporters. He told BBC Sport:


'As soon as I heard that Cardiff were interested in me I never gave it a second thought. I came down and had a look around and all the facilities here really are top notch.'

'The fans are known to be very passionate and will get behind the team, which is important.'


'I also know the 'Ayatollah' and will make sure when I'm asked to do it I get it right first time.'




Apparently the ayatollah is more well know that previously! gone are the days when a longer-serving player (normally Willie Boland...) had to instruct any new signing on the field after much frowning and confusion!


A 100% committed, no nonsense defender, Gerrard looks set to be a firm favourite at the Cardiff City Stadium - we haven't even seen him play yet!



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.



For the very latest Championship odds

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

Writer:Bluebirdshroom
Date:Saturday July 4 2009
Time: 10:00AM

Comments

0
Calm down boys its not Stevie Gerrard you have signed 4 mill for Chopra when you could have had Cox from Swindon for half the price you mugs look forward to beating you again next season from a happy Jack
taylor2078
04/07/2009 11:21:00
0
Good luck Gerrard at a great club. Hopefully another one of our own that will do well at a club with great fans.
5 times
04/07/2009 11:26:00
0
taylor2078 why would we want Cox.... mug! 5 times...........thanks for the comment
bluebirdlewis
04/07/2009 11:57:00
0
You would want Cox because Chopra is S**T 4 million oh dear oh dear oh dear
taylor2078
05/07/2009 13:55:00
0
scotland is ******** off, scotland scotland is ******** off!
Geralltbluebird
06/07/2009 17:53:00
0
Yeah not bad business bought him for 25 grand we will sell him for 2 million plus he is nearly 31 bye bye Jase all the best i will say it again 4 million for Chopra MUGS MUGS MUGS
taylor2078
07/07/2009 11:36:00
0
jason, please pass the ball to my feet cos i'm to fat to run, scotland is the luckiest man in the championship, taylor2078 you know he aint worth anymore than what u paid for him, if i were u i'd let him go and try to keep bodde as much as you can, cos he'll be your only chance this season.
chrisgti
10/07/2009 01:10:00
0
i live in swansea, and all the swans fans i know admitted that scotland gut was a mile offside when he scored against us, you jacks were just lucky last year, lets see you do it again this year!!
chrisgti
10/07/2009 01:12:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Cardiff City Articles

New Deal For Warnock Ahead Of Fulham

Manager Neil Warnock has confirmed he has agreed a new contract with Cardiff City as he held his pre Fulham press conference earlier today.

Vital Preview - Championship, 24th-26th Feb 2017

The 2016-17 season continues with the latest round of games this weekend. This will see us among those involved with three points of course the aim.

Match Day Officials v Fulham (25/2/17)

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game against Fulham this Saturday.

More Reliable Than A Championship Octopus? (22/2/17)

Time for the new special computer that crunches the numbers to determine the final Championship positions for 2016/17.

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)

Cardiff City v Fulham
Suggested By:
Cardiff win100%
Fulham win0%
Draw0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Newcastle 32 22 3 7 69 37
2 Brighton 32 20 8 4 68 28
3 Huddersfield 32 20 4 8 64 8
4 Reading 33 18 6 9 60 5
5 Leeds Utd 33 18 4 11 58 11
6 Sheff Wed 33 17 7 9 58 10
7 Fulham 32 14 10 8 52 17
8 Norwich 33 15 6 12 51 11
9 Barnsley 33 14 7 12 49 4
10 Preston 33 13 10 10 49 4
11 Derby County 32 13 9 10 48 7
12 Cardiff 33 13 6 14 45 -2
13 Ipswich 33 10 11 12 41 -7
14 Brentford 32 11 7 14 40 0
15 Q.P.R. 33 11 7 15 40 -10
16 Birmingham 33 10 10 13 40 -14
17 Aston Villa 32 8 12 12 36 -8
18 Forest 33 10 6 17 36 -12
19 Wolves 31 9 8 14 35 -4
20 Burton 33 9 8 16 35 -13
21 Bristol City 32 9 5 18 32 -6
22 Wigan 33 7 9 17 30 -10
23 Blackburn 31 7 8 16 29 -13
24 Rotherham 33 4 5 24 17 -43
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)

Feb 25 2017 3:00PM : Fulham (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 4 2017 3:00PM : Queens Park Rangers (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 7 2017 7:45PM : Blackburn Rovers (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 11 2017 3:00PM : Birmingham City (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 18 2017 3:00PM : Ipswich Town (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Apr 1 2017 3:00PM : Wolverhampton Wanderers (a)
Sky Bet Championship
The Vital Football Members League