Cardiff City - Chopra Blow Offers Chance For Cardiff City
UK time is: 18:09:59
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Chopra Blow Offers Chance For Cardiff City

Michael Chopra was booked in the final moments of the draw with Nottm Forest, and following amendments to the suspension rules brought in this season - he will now miss the crucial derby clash against Swansea City.

While the loss of the top scorer, most expensive ever signing and terrace hero is bound to hurt Cardiff City, and create a worry ahead of the Jacks game - for the first time in a long time we are able to replace quality, with quality.

At no other time in recent years have the Bluebirds been able to suffer the loss of a top player, by bringing in Ross McCormack - himself a 4m rated striker, last season's top scorer and a Scottish International.

Chopra has not scored in his last few games, and McCormack has had to be content with a place on the Bluebirds bench - the very position he did not want to endure during the run-up to this season.

Ross has barely featured this season, and will surely be a little short of match fitness. However, he has a good understanding with Bothroyd, loves to score goals and is itching for a first team return. This is undoubtedly the biggest game of the season to date, and what a chance for Rosco to make a dramatic and hopefully match-winning return.




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



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

The Journalist

Writer: Bluebirdshroom Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday November 3 2009

Time: 12:07PM

Your Comments

Watched the Forest game on the bbc you boys must be saving your voices for Sat or are they going to re-name your stadium the moon because there was no atmosphere at lego land see you Sat for a Swansea win against you Scummers AGAIN bring it on
taylor2078
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Cardiff City Articles

Moore A Wanted Man (Sunday May 24 2015)

Hands Off Whitts & Mason (Tuesday May 19 2015)

Marshall Gets Scotland Call Up (Tuesday May 19 2015)

Mason Linked With Wolves (Monday May 18 2015)

Cardiff Announce Memorial Match (Saturday May 16 2015)

Orient Winger Again Linked (Thursday May 14 2015)

Tan Adds Fourth Club (Tuesday May 12 2015)

Another Spireite Targeted (Tuesday May 12 2015)

No Cardiff Future For Guerra (Tuesday May 12 2015)

Archived Cardiff City Articles

List All Vital Cardiff Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Forest 1 - 2 Cardiff
Cardiff 3 - 2 Blackpool
Cardiff 0 - 0 Millwall
Ipswich 3 - 1 Cardiff
Leeds Utd 1 - 2 Cardiff
Cardiff 0 - 3 Bolton

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
8. Derby County 46 21 14 11 29 77
9. Blackburn 46 17 16 13 7 67
10. Birmingham 46 16 15 15 -10 63
11. Cardiff 46 16 14 16 -4 62
12. Charlton 46 14 18 14 -6 60
13. Sheff Wed 46 14 18 14 -6 60
14. Forest 46 15 14 17 2 59

Breaking League News

Mills Holds Forest Talks
Forest : 24/05/2015 17:21:01
Gobern Expected To Leave
Huddersfield : 24/05/2015 16:34:00
Cherries linked to Blackburn striker
Bournemouth : 24/05/2015 15:55:01
Charlton In Advanced Talks With Winger
Charlton : 24/05/2015 15:37:01
Moore A Wanted Man
Cardiff : 24/05/2015 15:16:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Forest MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Marshall 16%
Peltier 0%
Morrison 0%
Turner 0%
Fabio 14%
Kennedy 14%
Gunnarsson 0%
O'Keefe 0%
Ralls 0%
Mason 42%
Doyle 14%
Sub - Revell 0%
Sub - Pilkington 0%
Sub - Moore 0%