Cardiff City

  • Crystal Palace fined for lack of 'good faith' towards Cardiff August 18, 2014

    London: Crystal Palace have been fined an undisclosed fee for showing a lack of "good faith" towards Cardiff City last season, the Premier League announced on Monday. Cardiff, who were relegated to the second-tier Championship after one season, complained that their starting line-up had been leaked to Palace before their match...
  • Mackay drops legal action against Cardiff May 9, 2014

    Cardiff: Former Cardiff manager Malky Mackay has dropped his legal challenge against the Premier League club after agreeing to a settlement following his firing in December. In a statement released on Cardiff's website Friday, Mackay says "I did not want to be in litigation and believe that it is in the...
  • Solskjaer keen to plot Cardiff's Premier League return May 4, 2014

    Cardiff City manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has said he "definitely" wants to stay on at the relegated Welsh club to plot an immediate return to the Premier League next season. Cardiff, who were only promoted last season, were resigned to a return back to the second-tier Championship after they lost 3-0...
  • Cardiff need a 'miracle' to stay up, says Solskjaer April 6, 2014

    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, are...
  • Palace boss Pulis hopes Cardiff can avoid relegation April 3, 2014

    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 points...
  • Luis Suarez scores hat-trick as Liverpool defeat Cardiff City 6-3 March 22, 2014

    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 home from...
  • Cardiff beat Fulham 3-1 as relegation battle heats up in EPL March 9, 2014

    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 a...
  • Tottenham beat Cardiff 1-0 to keep top-four hopes alive March 3, 2014

    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 his...
  • Manchester United duo Zaha, Fabio join Cardiff January 31, 2014

    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. Zaha is...
  • Juan Mata helps Manchester United to 2-0 win over Cardiff City January 29, 2014

    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...
  • Cardiff City sign Fabio and Kenwyne Jones January 28, 2014

    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 and Kenwyne...
  • Berget becomes latest Norwegian to join Cardiff January 24, 2014

    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 2½-year deal. Like Magnus Wolff Eikrem and Mats Moller Daehli, who have also joined the Welsh club this...
  • Manchester City still improving after reaching 100 goals: Pellegrini January 19, 2014

    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 Aguero...
  • Cardiff hire Solskjaer as new manager January 2, 2014

    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 zone. Solskjaer...
  • Arsenal beat Cardiff 2-0; Everton grab late draw at Stoke January 1, 2014

    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 minute....
  • Solskjaer expected to be named Cardiff manager January 1, 2014

    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 Thursday. Cardiff...
  • Malky Mackay sacked as Cardiff City manager December 27, 2013

    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 to...
  • I still need to sort out Cardiff future, says Malky Mackay December 23, 2013

    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 Mehmet...
  • Malky Mackay won't quit Cardiff despite owner's demand December 21, 2013

    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 since then...
  • Suarez's double sends Liverpool top of EPL December 21, 2013

    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 while...
  • Owner Tan gambling with Cardiff City future December 20, 2013

    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 the...
  • Aaron Ramsey thanks Cardiff fans after punishing old club December 1, 2013

    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 Arsenal...
  • Aaron Ramsey scores twice as Arsenal beat Cardiff 3-0 November 30, 2013

    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 counter-attack...
  • Arsenal go hunting in Cardiff, Spurs host Manchester United November 30, 2013

    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 world...
  • Manchester United cannot afford any more slip-ups: Moyes November 25, 2013

    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 at...
  • Cardiff rescue 2-2 draw with Man United in EPL November 24, 2013

    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 the...
  • Norwich fined for scuffle in game against Cardiff November 5, 2013

    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 had...
  • Mackay's future in doubt amid Cardiff upheaval October 10, 2013

    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 been...
  • Cardiff stun Manchester City 3-2, Tottenham beat Swansea 1-0 August 26, 2013

    Cardiff: Frazier Campbell scored from two second-half corners on Sunday as newly promoted Cardiff stunned Manchester City 3-2 for their first top-flight victory in more than 50 years. Campbell put Cardiff up 2-1 against the run of play when he nodded home from two yards out in the 79th minute and...
  • Cardiff break club record to sign Caulker August 1, 2013

    Cardiff: Premier League newcomers Cardiff City have broken their club record to sign England defender Steven Caulker from Tottenham Hotspur. The 21-year-old center half is reported in the British media to have cost Cardiff around 8 million pounds ($12.2 million) and has signed a four-year deal. Caulker was behind Jan Vertonghen and...