Vital Football

Latest Cardiff City News

Cardiff City Man Named In 'Team Of Week'

Cardiff City Man Named In 'Team Of Week'

Cardiff City's hungarian defender Gabor Gyepes has been named in the Championship team of the week after helping the Bluebirds to a third successive cleeen sheet during the 2-0 victory over Hull city at the weekend.

Gyepes has been ever present at the heart of the Cardiff City defence, striking up a mean partnership with Mark Hudson. Many were surprised at Gyepes' inclusion, at the expense of Anthony Gerrard after the Hungarian stopper was a regular on the Bluebirds bench last season. However, he won the call-up and Gerrard has now joined Hull City on a season long loan.

Gyepes enjoyed a good game against Hull City, and was a major factor in the Tigers' meagre efforts on goal. He was strong, especially in the air and used his physicality to good effect. He will be hoping for another good performance tonight with the Bluebirds travelling to face Leicester City.

Currently Darcy Blake is the only cover at centre-back but former Middlesbrough man Chris Riggott is poised to sign.


The npower Championship team of the week in full:

David James (Bristol City), Nicky Hunt (Bristol City), Kyle Bartley (Sheffield United), Gabor Gyepes (Cardiff City), Ian Harte (Reading), Jimmy Kebe (Reading), Andy King (Leicester City), Nick Montgomery (Sheffield United), Keith Treacy (Preston North End), Chris Iwelumo (Burnley), Chris Martin (Norwich City).




Join Vital Cardiff

It's easy to REGISTER HERE, simply click the link and enjoy getting involved!

Click here to sign up for Vital CARDIFF CITY.

Win FREE pizza with Vital Football!
Select your team and get 50% off if they score twice.
www.papajohns.co.uk/football



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

Writer:Bluebirdshroom
Date:Tuesday September 14 2010
Time: 9:33AM

Comments

0
Excellent that Gabor has got the recognition that I think he thoroughly deserves ... I treasure the memory of that goal-saving rugby tackle he made just outside the box against Jamie Vaughan of Leicester last season .. now, that's commitment - the physical expression of 'they WILL NOT score'!
gtsutton
14/09/2010 10:50:00
0
I agree - but wonder whether in that split second decision, he actually fully understood the potential implications of a Paul Quinn / Tony Capaldi centre-back pairing !!!
bluebirdshroom
14/09/2010 11:01:00
0
Good point but split second decisions have to be just that - there was no time to carefully way up possible consequences, especially analysing personal opinions of the competence of your fellow-players - what he did realise was that the certain price would be a sending-off - I can't remember anyone else ever walking with not a hint of complaint ..
gtsutton
14/09/2010 11:46:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Cardiff City Articles

A Vital Challenge - Ben Nevis To Face The Fear

Vitalfootball.co.uk co-owner Jonathan Fear is pushing himself to the limit in order to raise funds for Cystic Fibrosis.

Bluebirds Nest - Sheffield Wednesday (a)

There was still a slim chance of Cardiff making the play-offs but that ended with a three-nil defeat at Sheffield Wednesday, which confirmed there own place.

Who Will Cardiff City Face In 2016/17 (3/5/16)

With less than a handful of games remaining in the 2015/16 campaign, some promotions and relegations in the football pyramid are already known.

Slade - Future In Tan's Hands

With Cardiff City's unlikeliest of Play Off challenges over following a comfortable victory for Sheffield Wednesday taking outside hopes to mathematically impossible territory...

Archived Vital Cardiff Articles

Vital Cardiff articles from

Site Journalists

Whittingham's Left Peg
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Sheff W MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Marshall16%
Peltier42%
Morrison0%
Connolly0%
Malone0%
Noone0%
O'Keefe0%
Dikgacoi0%
Whittingham0%
Pilkington0%
Zohore14%
Sub - Ameobi0%
Sub - Ecuele Manga0%
Sub - Harris28%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Burnley 45 25 15 5 90 34
2 Middlesbrough 45 26 10 9 88 32
3 Brighton 45 24 16 5 88 30
4 Hull City 45 23 11 11 80 30
5 Derby County 45 21 15 9 78 24
6 Sheff Wed 45 19 17 9 74 22
7 Cardiff 45 17 16 12 67 5
8 Ipswich 45 17 15 13 66 1
9 Birmingham 45 16 14 15 62 4
10 Brentford 45 18 8 19 62 1
11 Preston 45 15 16 14 61 0
12 Leeds Utd 45 14 16 15 58 -8
13 Q.P.R. 45 13 18 14 57 -1
14 Wolves 45 13 16 16 55 -6
15 Blackburn 45 12 16 17 52 -2
16 Reading 45 13 13 19 52 -5
17 Forest 45 12 16 17 52 -5
18 Bristol City 45 13 13 19 52 -16
19 Huddersfield 45 13 12 20 51 -7
20 Rotherham 45 13 10 22 49 -14
21 Fulham 45 11 15 19 48 -14
R Charlton 45 9 13 23 40 -37
R MK Dons 45 9 12 24 39 -29
R Bolton 45 5 15 25 30 -39
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Cardiff City Results (view all)

Cardiff City Fixtures (view all)

May 7 2016 12:30PM : Birmingham City (H)
Sky Bet Championship