Cardiff

  • Cardiff need a 'miracle' to stay up, says Solskjaer 06-04-2014 07:02 PM

    Cardiff City manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer believes his struggling side are in need of some divine inspiration after a 3-0 defeat to Crystal Palace on Saturday left their Premier League status hanging by a thread. Nineteenth-placed Cardiff have 26 points from 33 matches and, with five games remaining this season,...
  • Palace boss Pulis hopes Cardiff can avoid relegation 03-04-2014 04:46 PM

    Crystal Palace's Welsh manager Tony Pulis would like Cardiff City to avoid relegation from the Premier League even though his side meet them in a crucial battle to avoid the drop in South Wales on Saturday. Both clubs were promoted from the Championship last season and while Palace sit five...
  • Luis Suarez scores hat-trick as Liverpool defeat Cardiff City 6-3 22-03-2014 10:53 PM

    Wales: Luis Suarez scored a hat-trick as Liverpool twice came from behind to beat Cardiff City 6-3 in the English Premier League on Saturday. The host took a deserved lead in the ninth minute when Jordon Mutch curled a left-footed strike into the corner. Suarez equalised in the 16th, slotting...
  • Cardiff beat Fulham 3-1 as relegation battle heats up in EPL 09-03-2014 08:15 AM

    Cardiff: Relegation-threatened Cardiff City secured a 3-1 win over fellow strugglers Fulham on Saturday in the Premier League. The Welsh side welcomed the west London club to the Cardiff City Stadium having lost three of the last four domestic outings. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side ended that barren run, courtesy of...
  • Tottenham beat Cardiff 1-0 to keep top-four hopes alive 03-03-2014 09:28 AM

    London: Tottenham Hotspur kept alive their hopes of a top-four Premier League finish when Roberto Soldado scored the only goal at White Hart Lane to give them a 1-0 win over relegation-threatened Cardiff City on Sunday. Soldado, who has struggled to justify the 30 million euros Spurs paid Valencia for...
  • Swansea win Welsh derby 3-0 against Cardiff 09-02-2014 07:53 AM

    Wales: Swansea manager Garry Monk enjoyed a perfect start as his team won the south Wales derby 3-0 against Cardiff to move away from the Premier League relegation zone on Saturday. Wayne Routledge scored from Pablo Hernandez's perfect through pass in the 47th minute, clipping the ball into the far...
  • New signings help Cardiff defeat Norwich; Everton beat Aston Villa 01-02-2014 11:13 PM

    Cardiff: Cardiff moved off the bottom of the English Premier League table with a 2-1 win over Norwich on Saturday. The first win for new coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, and Cardiff's first league win in eight games, featured new signings Wilfried Zaha and Kenwyne Jones. After Norwich scored in the...
  • Manchester United duo Zaha, Fabio join Cardiff 31-01-2014 04:34 PM

    Cardiff: Manchester United highly rated winger Wilfried Zaha has completed his loan move to Cardiff on the final day of the January transfer window. The 21-year-old Zaha helped Crystal Palace secure promotion through the English playoffs last year but was relegated to the bench with the Red Devils this season....
  • Juan Mata helps Manchester United to 2-0 win over Cardiff City 29-01-2014 08:12 AM

    England: With record signing Juan Mata slotting seamlessly into the team and fit-again Robin van Persie back to scoring again, a return to the good times could be just around the corner for Manchester United. The English champions looked more like the United of old in a 2-0 win over...
  • Cardiff City sign Fabio and Kenwyne Jones 28-01-2014 07:05 AM

    London: Cardiff City have signed Manchester United's Brazilian left back Fabio and Stoke City striker Kenwyne Jones, the Premier League club's manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said on Monday. Cardiff also hope to recruit Manchester United winger Wilfried Zaha on loan before the end of the transfer window on Friday. "Fabio...
  • Berget becomes latest Norwegian to join Cardiff 24-01-2014 10:34 PM

    Cardiff: Cardiff's new manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has signed a third Norway international in the space of 18 days by bringing in striker Jo Inge Berget from his former club Molde on a 2-year deal. Like Magnus Wolff Eikrem and Mats Moller Daehli, who have also joined the Welsh club...
  • Manchester City still improving after reaching 100 goals: Pellegrini 19-01-2014 10:41 AM

    Rampant Manchester City steamed through the 100 barrier as goals continued to rain down at The Etihad Stadium in a 4-2 Premier League win over Cardiff City on Saturday. Edin Dzeko struck after 14 minutes to bring up the milestone and further goals from Jesus Navas, Yaya Toure and Sergio...
  • Solskjaer signs midfielder Eikrem for Cardiff 08-01-2014 08:27 PM

    Cardiff: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has made his first signing as Cardiff manager, bringing in Norway midfielder Magnus Wolff Eikrem from Dutch club Heerenveen. Solskjaer worked with Eikrem during a spell in charge of Manchester United's reserve team, and then signed him as Molde manager. Solskjaer left Molde last week to...
  • Cardiff hire Solskjaer as new manager 02-01-2014 07:10 PM

    Cardiff: Cardiff hired former Manchester United striker Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as the Premier League club's new manager on Thursday. The 40-year-old Solskjaer left Molde in his native Norway to take over at Cardiff, who are 17th in the 20-team Premier League - a point and a place above the relegation...
  • Arsenal beat Cardiff 2-0; Everton grab late draw at Stoke 01-01-2014 10:45 PM

    London: Arsenal scored two late goals to finally break down Cardiff's resistance and stay top of the Premier League with a 2-0 victory on Wednesday. The Gunners dominated the entire game but wasted the few clear-cut chances they created until substitute Nicklas Bendtner thumped home a rebound in the 88th...
  • Solskjaer expected to be named Cardiff manager 01-01-2014 08:39 PM

    Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has arrived at Emirates Stadium with Cardiff owner Vincent Tan, as the former Manchester United forward looks set to be appointed as the Welsh club's new manager. Solksjaer, who is coaching Molde in Norway, is expected to replace the sacked Malky Mackay and could be confirmed on...
  • Malky Mackay sacked as Cardiff City manager 27-12-2013 08:13 PM

    Wales: Cardiff fired manager Malky Mackay on Friday following a destabilising power struggle with owner Vincent Tan. The Scotsman was dismissed only five days after being told by the club he would remain in charge for the "foreseeable future." But despite that assurance, there was a caveat that Mackay had...
  • I still need to sort out Cardiff future, says Malky Mackay 23-12-2013 11:24 PM

    Cardiff City manager Malky Mackay said he has made numerous attempts to hold clear-the-air talks with Malaysian owner Vincent Tan to sort out his future with the English Premier League club but his efforts have been blocked. Tan told Mackay early last week to resign or be sacked but chairman...
  • Malky Mackay won't quit Cardiff despite owner's demand 21-12-2013 09:48 PM

    Liverpool: Malky Mackay insists he will not resign as Cardiff manager amid a power struggle with owner Vincent Tan. Mackay's position has come under fresh doubt this week after the Malaysian owner sent him an email requesting him to stand down or be sacked. Speaking publicly for the first time...
  • Suarez's double sends Liverpool top of EPL 21-12-2013 09:43 PM

    Liverpool: Luis Suarez marked his new Liverpool contract with two goals on Saturday to send his team provisionally top of the Premier League with a 3-1 victory over Cardiff. The Uruguay striker's first-half double took his tally to a Premier League season-leading 19 goals despite missing the first five games...
  • Owner Tan gambling with Cardiff City future 20-12-2013 03:19 PM

    For a man who once operated Malaysia's most profitable lottery and gambling business, Cardiff City owner Vincent Tan could well be putting the side's Premier League future at stake with his controversial approach to running the organisation. Cardiff were on the brink of administration and escaped a winding-up petition at...
  • Aaron Ramsey thanks Cardiff fans after punishing old club 01-12-2013 09:05 AM

    Arsenal's Aaron Ramsey praised Cardiff City's supporters after they applauded the Welshman for not celebrating as he scored two goals in the 3-0 win over the Bluebirds on Saturday. The midfielder, who left boyhood club Cardiff for north London in 2008 for five million pounds, scored in each half as...
  • Aaron Ramsey scores twice as Arsenal beat Cardiff 3-0 30-11-2013 10:33 PM

    Cardiff, Wales: Aaron Ramsey scored twice against his old team to help Arsenal beat Cardiff 3-0 and provisionally extend their Premier League lead to seven points. Ramsey headed in a pinpoint cross from Mesut Ozil in the 29th minute to put Arsenal ahead, and finished off the victory on a...
  • Arsenal go hunting in Cardiff, Spurs host Manchester United 29-11-2013 10:35 AM

    London: Tottenham Hotspur's meltdown at Manchester City exposed serious flaws in Andre Villas-Boas's project and the young coach is under intense scrutiny ahead of Sunday's match with Premier League champions Manchester United. Back-to-back games against Manchester's finest always looked like a yardstick for Tottenham's progress in the wake of the...
  • Manchester United cannot afford any more slip-ups: Moyes 25-11-2013 10:09 AM

    Cardiff: Manchester United used to be masters of scoring late goals but manager David Moyes is worried that late lapses are costing his side precious Premier League points. Without playing particularly well, United were on course for a fifth win from six league games on Sunday when they led 2-1...
  • Cardiff rescue 2-2 draw with Man United in EPL 24-11-2013 11:56 PM

    CARDIFF: Kim Bo-kyung headed in a stoppage-time equalizer to give Cardiff a 2-2 draw against Manchester United in the Premier League on Sunday and deny David Moyes' team a chance to move into the top four. Kim met a free kick at the near post to rescue a point for...
  • Norwich fined for scuffle in game against Cardiff 05-11-2013 06:13 PM

    London: The English Football Association has fined Norwich 20,000 pounds ($32,000) after players were involved in a scuffle during a Premier League match. The confrontation happened near the end of a 0-0 draw against Cardiff last month. Norwich midfielder Leroy Fer had attempted to score from a throw-in when Cardiff...
  • Mackay's future in doubt amid Cardiff upheaval 10-10-2013 02:07 PM

    Malky Mackay's future as Cardiff City manager was shrouded in doubt on Thursday following reports his trusted advisor has been replaced by a 23-year-old family friend of the Premier League club's Malaysian owner, British media reported. Head of recruitment Iain Moody, who worked with Mackay at previous club Watford, had...
  • Paulinho gives Tottenham 1-0 victory over Cardiff 23-09-2013 12:04 AM

    Cardiff: Paulinho scored his first Premier League goal in stoppage time Sunday as Tottenham broke through Cardiff's resistance to win 1-0. Tottenham dominated large sections of the game in south Wales but goalkeeper David Marshal made crucial saves from Roberto Soldado, Christian Eriksen, Gylfi Sigurdsson and Paulinho. Paulinho finally ensured...
  • England vs Australia, 4th ODI: As it happened 14-09-2013 02:35 PM

    CLICK HERE for the live updates from the fourth ODI between England and Australia being played at Sophia Gardens in Cardiff. TEAM NEWS: Australia have awarded a debut to Nathan Coulter-Nile, who has replaced Josh Hazlewood in the eleven. England have gone in with an unchanged side. TOSS: Eoin Morgan...