UK time is: 07:28:35
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

Vital Preview: Cardiff v Leeds (Friday October 31 2014)

Slade Confirms Backroom Staff (Monday October 27 2014)

Vital Report: Millwall 1 Cardiff 0 (Sunday October 26 2014)

Slade Not Downbeat With Millwall Loss (Saturday October 25 2014)

Stats: Millwall v Cardiff (Saturday October 25 2014)

Vital Preview: Millwall v Cardiff (Friday October 24 2014)

Back To Back Wins Delight Slade (Wednesday October 22 2014)

Vital Report: Cardiff 3 Ipswich 1 (Wednesday October 22 2014)

Stats: Cardiff v Ipswich (Tuesday October 21 2014)

Wolff Out The Door (Tuesday October 21 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 - 4 Norwich
Cardiff 3 - 1 Ipswich
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
8. Blackburn 14 6 4 4 1 22
9. Charlton 14 5 7 2 1 22
10. Ipswich 14 5 6 3 4 21
11. Cardiff 14 5 4 5 1 19
12. Sheff Wed 14 4 7 3 0 19
13. Brentford 14 5 4 5 -3 19
14. Reading 14 5 3 6 -5 18

Breaking League News

LUFC On This Day - November 1st
Leeds Utd : 01/11/2014 07:26:00
Huddersfield v Forest - Vital Match Preview!
Forest : 01/11/2014
Norwich 2-1 Bolton Report
Bolton : 31/10/2014 23:00:00
PREVIEW: Watford v Millwall
Watford : 31/10/2014 22:09:00
On this day : 2009
Blackpool : 31/10/2014 22:04:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Millwall MotM
Suggested By:  Whitts
Marshall 0%
Brayford 0%
Ecuele Manga 0%
Morrison 0%
Fabio 0%
Pilkington 0%
Gunnarsson 0%
Whittingham 0%
Noone 0%
Macheda 0%
Le Fondre 0%
Sub - Ralls 0%
Sub - Morrison 0%
Sub - Maynard 0%