Vital Football

Latest Cardiff City News

Ledley Out For Cardiff City: Trio Await Re-Call

Ledley Out For Cardiff City: Trio Await Re-Call

Cardiff City will be without influential midfielder Joe Ledley for tonight`s clash against Derby County after his red card in the 3-1 away defeat at Sheffield Wednesday - the first dismissal of his career.

Joe was unfortunate to be sent off, but as he received two yellow cards - an appeal is not allowed. Initially he was cautioned for a reaction to being penalised, where he considered kicking the ball away but pulled out. In the second half he was booked for a decent challenge though he was off his feet - he clearly took the ball.

That will mean a midfield re-shuffle for Dave Jones, and that is no bad thing as we have continually struggled in that area. However, with Ledley unavailable we have no like-for-like cover on the left flank meaning the disappointing Peter Whittingham will keep his place.

Stephen McPhail returns from a 3 match ban tonight, so may partner Gavin Rae in central midfield. However, Solomon Taiwo and Riccy Scimeca will also be hoping for starting spots after beginning games against QPR and Aston Villa respectively in recent times.



*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.

Writer:Bluebirdshroom
Date:Tuesday September 29 2009
Time: 11:28AM

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Cardiff City Articles

FA End Betting Sponsorship

Late yesterday afternoon, the Football Association announced the result of its three month review of their relationship with gambling companies and that association now comes to an end.

Sky Confirm TV Selection Windows For 2017/18

With the release of the EFL fixture lists on Wednesday morning, Sky Sports have released their outline giving fans an idea of when television selections will be made this season.

2017/18 Final Weekend Details

With the release of the Premier League fixtures last week and last Wednesday seeing the EFL following suit, the full details for the final weekends across...

30 Minute Halves - No Rebounds On Penalties?

The International Football Association Board are investigating a variety of rule book changes when it comes to the future of football.

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)

Huddersfield MotM
Suggested By:
Murphy0%
Peltier10%
Connolly0%
Morrison0%
Richards40%
Gunnarsson10%
Ralls0%
Bennett0%
Pilkington0%
Zohore20%
Hoilett0%
Sub-Whittingham10%
Sub-M Harris0%
Sub-Lambert10%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Cardiff City Results (view all)

Cardiff City Fixtures (view all)

Write for Vital Football