UK time is: 18:31:56
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Gunter set for Cardiff bow?

Chris Gunter could be set for his first league start for Cardiff City when they take on Queens Park Rangers tomorrow. Gunter is a Wales U21 international and is very highly rated at Ninian Park. He was recently given a professional contract by manager Dave Jones before scheduled at the end of the season in recognition of his determination and progress.

He made his senior Cardiff bow earlier this season in the 2-0 Carling Cup defeat to Barnet and was one of few players to come out of the match with any credit.

Kerrea Gilbert`s shoulder injury, and James Chambers` return to Watford has left City short of full-backs with only Kevin McNaughton available with first team experience. That would mean either Joe Ledley playing out of position at left back or giving a chance to one of the City youngsters. Joe Jacobson is another with good potential but the young left back yesterday moved out on loan to Torquay leaving Gunter or the versatile Darcy Blake as options.

Dave Jones admitted he was searching for a loan player to bring in, but Jones would never bring in a loan signing unless the player was better than other options and had something extra to add. He added that he would have no problem in throwing Gunter in:

"It's a question of finding somebody else on loan or throwing in Chris Gunter and I would have no hesitation in playing the young kid if I have to."










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:Thursday November 16 2006

Time: 11:34AM

Your Comments

will be a good match for him to start in..qpr are knocking the goals in at present..a great game on the cards...
ernshaw
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Cardiff City Articles

Vital Report: Cardiff 0 Millwall 0 (Sunday April 19 2015)

Stats: Cardiff v Millwall (Saturday April 18 2015)

Vital Preview: Cardiff v Millwall (Friday April 17 2015)

Harsh Ipswich Defeat For Slade (Wednesday April 15 2015)

Dalman - We're Still Fully Committed (Wednesday April 15 2015)

Highlights - Ipswich 3 Cardiff 1 (Wednesday April 15 2015)

Vital Report: Ipswich 3 Cardiff 1 (Wednesday April 15 2015)

Stats: Ipswich v Cardiff (Tuesday April 14 2015)

Ipswich v Cardiff - Team Line-Ups (Tuesday April 14 2015)

Russell - Kick On Against Ipswich (Tuesday April 14 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

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Cardiff 0 - 0 Millwall
Ipswich 3 - 1 Cardiff
Leeds Utd 1 - 2 Cardiff
Cardiff 0 - 3 Bolton
Reading 1 - 1 Cardiff
Cardiff 2 - 0 Birmingham

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
10. Charlton 44 14 18 12 -2 60
11. Forest 44 15 14 15 4 59
12. Sheff Wed 44 14 17 13 -5 59
13. Cardiff 44 14 14 16 -6 56
14. Birmingham 43 13 15 15 -13 54
15. Huddersfield 44 13 14 17 -17 53
16. Leeds Utd 44 14 10 20 -12 52

Breaking League News

Blackpool 0-1 Fulham - Champ
Blackpool : 19/04/2015 18:14:00
Gary Caldwell Praises Fans For Meet And Greet
Wigan : 19/04/2015 18:01:01
BWFC: Loans
Bolton : 19/04/2015 17:37:01
What The Bosses Said - Latics 2 Brighton 1
Wigan : 19/04/2015 17:07:00
Valiant Royals fall to Arsenal in extra time
Reading : 19/04/2015 16:47:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Millwall MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Marshall 0%
Peltier 0%
Ecuele Manga 0%
Morrison 0%
Malone 0%
Noone 0%
Gunnarsson 0%
Whittingham 0%
Ralls 0%
Doyle 0%
Mason 0%
Sub - Fabio 0%
Sub - Pilkington 0%
Sub - Kennedy 0%