UK time is: 11:11:31
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Super Kev Returns For Cardiff City - Take Two!

Cardiff City welcome back fit again defender Kevin McNaughton as we entertain Preston North End tomorrow with the Scotman looking to put his injury nightmares behind him and add to the few minutes of football he's managed so far this term.

McNaughton picked up a serious ankle problem during the pre-season game against Celtic. That problem kept him out until November leaving Paeul Wuinn, Mark Kennedy and the impressive Adam Matthews to fill the full-back positions.

McNaughton finally made his comeback during the 1-0 away defeat at Barnsley, but was devastated by a slight tear to his hamstring which saw him withdrawn after just 20 minutes. He was bitterly disappointed and cut a forlorn figure as he trudged off the Oakwell pitch.

The tear was reveled to be very minor, and Dave Jones has confirmed that McNaughton is in contention for tomorrow's PNE clash. It is inconceivable to drop Adam Matthews on current form but many CCFC fans would be happier to see McNaughton's work-rate, preceision and mettle back in the side. A second start of the season, this time in a left-back role, is a distinct possibility.

Hopefully, the return will last a lot longer this time round!




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:Friday December 4 2009

Time: 2:36PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Cardiff City Articles

Cardiff Linked With Slade? (Sunday September 21 2014)

Vital Report: Derby 2 Cardiff 2 (Sunday September 21 2014)

Stats: Derby v Cardiff (Saturday September 20 2014)

Caretaker Duo Call For Confidence (Friday September 19 2014)

Colchester Chance For Healey (Friday September 19 2014)

Vital Preview: Derby v Cardiff (Friday September 19 2014)

Experienced Leader And A Settled Side (Friday September 19 2014)

Ole Resigns Position (Thursday September 18 2014)

Ole On His Way? (Wednesday September 17 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)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
13. Millwall 8 3 2 3 0 11
14. Brentford 8 3 2 3 -4 11
15. Bournemouth 8 2 3 3 1 9
16. Cardiff 8 2 3 3 -1 9
17. Wigan 7 2 2 3 1 8
18. Brighton 8 2 2 4 -2 8
19. Rotherham 8 2 2 4 -4 8

Breaking League News

Brentford Players Analysis v Boro
Brentford : 22/09/2014 10:10:00
Jackett pleased by Bolton win
Wolves : 22/09/2014 10:00:00
Gaffer addresses penalty decision taking situation
Reading : 22/09/2014 10:00:00
Fulham Winless in Eight
Birmingham : 22/09/2014 09:53:00
Adams: Jerome is Fantastic
Birmingham : 22/09/2014 09:43:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Derby MotM
Suggested By:  Whitts
Marshall 0%
Ecuele Manga 0%
Brayford 0%
Ralls 0%
Connolly 0%
Gunnarsson 0%
Pilkington 100%
Noone 0%
Whittingham 0%
Adeyemi 0%
Jones 0%
Sub - Le Fondre 0%
Sub - Maynard 0%