Date:Friday August 31 2007
Much has been made of Robbie Fowler and Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink's arrival in South Wales. Both are experienced and proven goalscorers and are thought by many to be the answer to our lack of goals.
As yet, neither has featured for the first team in league action but the inclusion of both in the matchday squad for tomorrow's trip to Norwich City raises a question of who makes way for the 'superstars'.
Warren Feeney will almost certainly lose his bench place, he has looked out of his depth and without a defined team role so far - and his lack of goals is a worry. MacLean, Fowler and JFH will share the strikers roles.
This also leaves a major doubt over Paul Parry. I believe his recent stwitch to striker was solely to accomodate him in the team and allow Ledley and Sinclair on the flanks. Parry adds some much needed pace to the team but will surely no longer be used as a striker with the wealth of options we now have upfront.
Parry is versatile, he can play on the left, right or upfront. Prime candidate for the bench then, but the bench can't accomodate both Parry and Whittingham can it? Both are primarily wingers and Whittingham is a good player, full of pace and direction although he has been let down by his final ball recently. Whitts had a good game midweek and scored a good goal to win the game.
Who do you think will make way? Parry or Whittingham for the bench? Let us know!
You can tell us your thoughts by leaving a comment at the end of this article, or dicuss it on the Vital Cardiff City forum here
This is Vital Cardiff City's team, assuming God and JFH are fit and ready to play some part....
Cardiff City (probable):
Turnbull, Capaldi, Gunter, Johnson, Loovens, Ledley, McPhail, Rae, Sinclair, Hasselbaink, MacLean.
Subs (5 from 6): Oakes, Whittingham, Blake, Fowler, Ramsey, Parry
Date:Friday August 31 2007
Could Six Points Be Enough? (Wednesday April 23 2014)
Five More Points Targeted By Ole (Tuesday April 22 2014)
Vital Report: Cardiff 1 Stoke 1 (Sunday April 20 2014)
Ole - Soft Penalty Galvanised Us (Saturday April 19 2014)
Stats: Cardiff v Stoke (Saturday April 19 2014)
Ole Looking For Back To Back Victories (Friday April 18 2014)
Gunnarsson Has Full Support & Trust (Friday April 18 2014)
Vital Preview: Cardiff v Stoke (Friday April 18 2014)
Palacegate Saga Continues (Thursday April 17 2014)
Velikonja Excited By Cardiff Future (Wednesday April 16 2014)
|14. Hull City||34||10||6||18||-9||36|
|15. Aston Villa||34||9||8||17||-14||35|
|Options to replace Lloris?
» Spurs : 24/04/2014 10:39:00
|Stoke aim to be record breakers
» Stoke : 24/04/2014 10:31:00
|Kightly set for exit door
» Stoke : 24/04/2014 10:12:00
|Ref Watch: Marriner to officiate Stoke v Tottenham
» Stoke : 24/04/2014 09:57:00
|Everton to make summer swoop for Welbeck
» Everton : 24/04/2014 09:45:00
|Liverpool: New-Look Anfield Unveiled
» Liverpool : 24/04/2014 09:19:00
|Where are we?
» Spurs : 24/04/2014 08:40:00