Cardiff City - Cardiff City's Borrowed Midfield !
UK time is: 22:43:33
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Cardiff City's Borrowed Midfield !

Cardiff City fielded an entirely on-loan midfield unit to start the 1-0 win against Scunthorpe United with Arsenal loanee Jay Emmanuel-Thomas stepping in on the right flank.

Whilst we do have a full contigent of loan players in the squad, we do normally name the versatile Peter Whittingham somewhere along the midfield. However, with the former Aston Villa man ruled out with a dead leg, Emmanuel-Thomas joined Olofinjana (Hull City), Craig Bellamy (Manchester City) and Aaron Ramsey (Arsenal).

Jason Koumas (Wigan) was also brought on to replace Chopra, but lined up in midfield before Chris Burke, a fully fledged Cardiff City player was also utilised.

Much has been made of Cardiff City's reliance on the loan market, but the on-loan players have provided real quality this season and are deservedly keeping the likes of Steve McPhail and Gavin Rae out of the side on form.




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 February 15 2011

Time: 1:42PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Cardiff City Articles

Cotterill Not On Slade's List (Tuesday July 28 2015)

Bluebirds Given Manga Boost (Tuesday July 28 2015)

He's Not Glib - He's Blaise (Wednesday July 22 2015)

Cardiff Get Wednesday Change (Wednesday July 22 2015)

Trollope Accepts Welsh Position (Wednesday July 22 2015)

Le Fondre's Days Numbered (Monday July 20 2015)

Friendly - Shrewsbury 2-2 Cardiff (Saturday July 18 2015)

Archived Cardiff City Articles

List All Vital Cardiff Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
5. Brighton 0 0 0 0 0 0
6. Bristol City 0 0 0 0 0 0
7. Burnley 0 0 0 0 0 0
8. Cardiff 0 0 0 0 0 0
9. Charlton 0 0 0 0 0 0
10. Derby County 0 0 0 0 0 0
11. Forest 0 0 0 0 0 0

Cardiff City Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Erwin and Ajose start in development squad defeat
Leeds Utd : 28/07/2015 20:47:01
Rangers Target Toumani Diagouraga
Brentford : 28/07/2015 20:42:00
Bjelland Wants Premier League
Brentford : 28/07/2015 20:35:00
Shackell's Derby Delight
Derby County : 28/07/2015 19:58:00
Anticipation Building For Ince
Derby County : 28/07/2015 19:40:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Forest MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Marshall 4%
Peltier 4%
Morrison 4%
Turner 4%
Fabio 8%
Kennedy 16%
Gunnarsson 0%
O'Keefe 0%
Ralls 0%
Mason 40%
Doyle 8%
Sub - Revell 0%
Sub - Pilkington 8%
Sub - Moore 4%