Vital Football

Latest Cardiff City News

McPhail & Naylor Casualties Of CCFC Squad List

McPhail & Naylor Casualties Of CCFC Squad List

Cardiff City have released the official squad numbers for the coming season with few big surprises. Kenny Miller gets Bothroyd's number 9 shirt, Conway replaces Burke at 11 while there is a strong indication of Filip Kiss' likely contribution as the loanee is given the number 4 shirt vacated by Gavin Rae.

There was a space at 8 given Chopra's sale to Ipswich - this goes to former Watford man Don Cowie while the only significant squad demotions go to Steve McPhail, handed the number 37 shirt in place of the coveted 10 he wore for so long (Earnie gets 10, while 3 + 7 = 10 suggesting McPhail picked the new number).

Lee Naylor was unsuprisingly ousted from the number 3 position, despite a decent showing in pre-season thus far. Former Middlesbrough full-back Andrew Taylor is the new number 3.

Gyepes is repalced at 6 by the returning Anthony Gerrard, giving the strongest indication yet that Mackay sees Hudson/Gerrard as his preferred defensive duo. The full list is available here.



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

Writer:Bluebirdshroom
Date:Wednesday July 27 2011
Time: 2:57PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Cardiff City Articles

BBC Report - Championship Details For 2017

The BBC's Price of Football annual survey was released this week, and their investigation shows that the price of Championship football has fallen in 2017.

New Sky Bet Deal For The EFL

It was confirmed earlier today that the EFL had signed a new and improved sponsorship deal with Sky Bet.

Cardiff Duo To Serve A Suspension This Week - 16/11/17

Cardiff City duo Lee Peltier and Omar Bogle will be out of action this week as they serves an automatic suspension.

Attendances Continue To Rise In The EFL

The EFL have released figures for attendances so far in 2017/18 and they show a rise on figures from the same time last season.

Archived Vital Cardiff 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:
Murphy12%
Peltier7%
Connolly0%
Morrison0%
Richards30%
Gunnarsson15%
Ralls0%
Bennett0%
Pilkington7%
Zohore15%
Hoilett0%
Sub-Whittingham7%
Sub-M Harris0%
Sub-Lambert7%
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 (view all)

Vital Football Comment