UK time is: 09:09:55
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

All Quiet On Cardiff City Transfer Front

The transfer window slammed shut at 5pm last night and as expected was a boring and uneventful affair for Cardiff City fans. Our two most saleable assets both remain Cardiff City players despite constant speculation and it`s somewhat of a coup to continue until Christmas with Ross McCormack and Joe Ledley remaining as Bluebirds.

The lack of a move for Ledley is likely to mean he will put pen to paper on a new deal - this would guarantee us a fair price when he does move on.

No new players were brought in by Dave Jones, who doubtless would have ideally liked a winger and possibly another striker to call upon. However, with his hands tied and the likes of McCormack set to return from injury - he will not be too downhearted.

Riccy Scimeca turned down a move to Brentford, he has barely featured in years but is an experienced and influential member of the dressing room and is working towards coaching badges while with the Bluebirds. He knows he is unlikely to feature for the first team, especially given the recent capture of Solomon Taiwo but Riccy`s wage is based largely around appearances and he costs the club little by way of basic wage.

Other players such as Tony Capaldi and Miguel Comminges failed to find new clubs but would likely have been released by Cardiff City for small fees. However both full-backs must now concentrate on ousting Quinn, McNaughton, Kennedy and Matthews from those positions - a tough ask.




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



*Try Vital Mobile FOR FREE for the latest news, scores, fixtures and so much more*

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

The Journalist

Writer: Bluebirdshroom Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday September 2 2009

Time: 9:17AM

Your Comments

true fella very true, shoulda got another central midfielder in though
smakerzthebluebird
i suppose with ledley, rae, scimeca and taiwo - we'd have to get rid. Hopefully taiwo can add what we need in there, the rest have all had chances and no partnerships stand out
bluebirdshroom
yeah true again
smakerzthebluebird
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Cardiff City Articles

Vital Report: Brighton 1 Cardiff 1 (Wednesday October 1 2014)

Stats: Brighton v Cardiff (Tuesday September 30 2014)

Vital Preview: Brighton v Cardiff (Tuesday September 30 2014)

Slade Announcement Expected Soon (Monday September 29 2014)

Win Is A Testament To Hard Work (Sunday September 28 2014)

Stats: Cardiff v Sheff W (Saturday September 27 2014)

Caretaker Duo - Rally & Respond (Friday September 26 2014)

Last Chance Saloon For Rav (Friday September 26 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 - 1 Sheff Wed
Cardiff 2 - 4 Norwich
Cardiff 1 - 0 Wigan
Cardiff 0 - 1 Middlesbrough
Brighton 1 - 1 Cardiff
Fulham 1 - 1 Cardiff

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
10. Reading 9 4 2 3 0 14
11. Blackburn 10 4 2 4 -2 14
12. Brentford 10 4 2 4 -3 14
13. Cardiff 10 3 4 3 0 13
14. Leeds Utd 9 4 1 4 -2 13
15. Bournemouth 10 3 3 4 1 12
16. Millwall 10 3 2 5 -3 11

Breaking League News

Birmingham : 01/10/2014 09:08:00
Birmingham Hold On To 3 Points
Birmingham : 01/10/2014 09:00:00
U21's Draw Again
Birmingham : 01/10/2014 09:00:00
The Bell Of The Ball
Birmingham : 01/10/2014 09:00:00
Vital Report: Brighton 1 Cardiff 1
Cardiff : 01/10/2014 08:42:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Brighton MotM
Suggested By:  Whitts
Marshall 100%
Brayford 0%
Ecuele Manga 0%
S Morrison 0%
Fabio 0%
Pilkington 0%
Adeyemi 0%
Gunnarsson 0%
Whittingham 0%
Daehli 0%
Jones 0%
Sub - Noone 0%
Sub - R Morrison 0%
Sub - Macheda 0%