UK time is: 11:27:00
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Cardiff City Players Not Paid On Time

Cardiff City fans will be worried by the news that the Bluebirds players have not been paid their wages on time with the payments due today not yet having arrives.

Our financial struggles are old news and we are well and truly skint. If it weren't for the investment from Dato Chan Tien Ghee and his Malaysian consortium - there is little doubt the club would be in administration.

I have been assured that TG has indeed pledged to pay the wages - and the money is somewhere in cyberspace as we speak. The funds will then be allocated to the players later this week. Dave Jones spoke to the players to inform them of the delay and it is hoped that there will be no significant effect on the Bluebirds especially as we prepare for 2 games this week - both at home against teams occupying play-off positions - Leicester City and Swansea City.

With all the first team squad members on a weekly wage of between 1000-140000 per week - a delay of just a few days should not have a detrimental impact on their finances. However, it is inconvenient and bound to put doubts in the players minds also. Hopefully, TG will once again come through and this can be sorted immediately with no effect on the pitch.




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:Monday March 29 2010

Time: 3:16PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Cardiff City Articles

Mason Tears Hamstring At Bolton (Tuesday December 16 2014)

Morrison Returns To West Ham (Monday December 15 2014)

FA Cup v Colchester Selected For TV (Monday December 15 2014)

Vital Report: Bournemouth 5 Cardiff 3 (Sunday December 14 2014)

Stats: Bournemouth v Cardiff (Saturday December 13 2014)

Bournemouth v Cardiff: Team Line-Ups (Saturday December 13 2014)

Vital Preview: Bournemouth v Cardiff (Friday December 12 2014)

No Old Pals Act For Slade (Friday December 12 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
Bournemouth 5 - 3 Cardiff
Cardiff 0 - 0 Rotherham
Watford 0 - 1 Cardiff
Cardiff 2 - 1 Reading
Birmingham 0 - 0 Cardiff
Bolton 3 - 0 Cardiff

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
8. Blackburn 21 8 7 6 1 31
9. Forest 21 7 9 5 5 30
10. Charlton 21 6 12 3 1 30
11. Cardiff 21 8 6 7 0 30
12. Wolves 21 8 6 7 -7 30
13. Sheff Wed 21 6 10 5 -1 28
14. Fulham 21 7 4 10 -8 25

Breaking League News

Lascelles Bailed!!
Forest : 18/12/2014 10:37:00
Gary Doherty Announces Retirement
Norwich : 18/12/2014 10:37:00
Could Graham and Clarke be the answer?
Wolves : 18/12/2014 10:00:00
Clarke: We can spend in January
Reading : 18/12/2014 10:00:00
RUFC - Head-to-Head v Wigan
Rotherham : 18/12/2014 09:27:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Cardiff v Brentford
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Cardiff win 0%
Draw 0%
Brentford win 0%