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Cardiff City Carling Cup Draw

Cardiff City Carling Cup Draw

Cardiff City have been drawn in the first round of the Carling Cup this morning against The Seagulls of Brighton.

The game will be played the third week in August.


No Premiership teams enter the draw until the second round meaning that this draw includes only the 72 football league teams. The draw is split into two sections with Cardiff City being in the Southern section.



The league cup has not been frindly to Cardiff in recent years and last season's exit was slightly embarassing for the club. The Bluebirds were outplayed and defeated 2-0 by Barnet despite fielding a number of high profile players. First team regulars Ledley, Parry, Johnson and Gunter all took part but some slack defensive play allowed Tresor Kandol to net twice for the league 2 side.



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Writer:Bluebirdshroom
Date:Wednesday June 13 2007
Time: 10:08AM

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P Brighton 44 28 8 8 92 35
P Newcastle 44 27 7 10 88 40
3 Huddersfield 44 25 6 13 81 3
4 Reading 44 24 7 13 79 1
5 Sheff Wed 44 23 9 12 78 15
6 Fulham 44 21 13 10 76 27
7 Leeds Utd 44 22 7 15 73 14
8 Norwich 44 19 9 16 66 12
9 Brentford 44 18 9 17 63 12
10 Derby County 44 17 12 15 63 2
11 Preston 44 16 13 15 61 2
12 Aston Villa 44 16 13 15 61 0
13 Cardiff 44 16 11 17 59 -2
14 Barnsley 44 15 12 17 57 0
15 Wolves 44 15 10 19 55 -3
16 Ipswich 44 13 16 15 55 -6
17 Bristol City 44 14 9 21 51 -6
18 Burton 44 13 12 19 51 -12
19 Q.P.R. 44 14 8 22 50 -12
20 Forest 44 13 9 22 48 -11
21 Birmingham 44 11 14 19 47 -22
22 Blackburn 44 10 15 19 45 -15
23 Wigan 44 10 11 23 41 -16
R Rotherham 44 5 6 33 21 -58
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