Vital Football

Latest Cardiff City News

Cardiff City Heating Now Fully Operational

Cardiff City Heating Now Fully Operational

Cardiff City's undersoil heating has not been fully installed and is 'operational' after Saturday's fiasco which led to postponement of the Leicester City clash and the ire of both home and away fans.

Previously, the piped has been laid, but the boiler system has not bee completely calibrated and was not functional. Mr Ridsdale stressed that sufficiently cold weather was required to test the system before it could be used. It just so happened that the first opportunity to do this fell on a matchday. Dubious and ever so slightly embarassing.

That said, the heating is now fully ready to use and we should never again have a game called off due to a frozen pitch.

Nevertheless, doubts remain as to whether the Boxing Day clash with Plymouth Argyle will be playable, the pitch will be fine but conditions outside the ground with widespread compacted ice surrounding CCS may cause another postponement if it causes sufficient danger to the public.



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

Writer:Bluebirdshroom
Date:Tuesday December 22 2009
Time: 9:57AM

Login to post a comment

Best of International Football News

-

Recent Cardiff City Articles

Paterson In Team Of The Week (16/1/18)

Cardiff City are represented in the latest Football League team of the week that has been selected after this week's action.

FA Cup Fourth Round - Full Draw (8/1/17)

The draw for the fourth round of the FA Cup took place earlier this evening.

VAR Introduction Gathers Pace

With tonight's FA Cup clash between Brighton and Crystal Palace seeing Video Assistant Referee...

FA Cup Ball Numbers Known (6/1/18)

With FA Cup third round ties taking place this weekend, the ball numbers for the fourth round draw of the competition have now been allocated.

Cardiff City Archived 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:
Murphy9%
Peltier6%
Connolly0%
Morrison0%
Richards31%
Gunnarsson12%
Ralls12%
Bennett0%
Pilkington6%
Zohore12%
Hoilett0%
Sub-Whittingham6%
Sub-M Harris0%
Sub-Lambert6%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Cardiff City Results (view all)

Cardiff City Fixtures

Vital Football Comment