# Cardiff City

Last month
February 2023
# Unhappy
Paul Ince fumes as Ireland U21 international escapes ‘blatant red card’
Mark McGuinness was not dismissed for a lunging tackle on Amadou Mbengue in the 38th minute.
# Wrap
Michael Obafemi saves point for Burnley, Callum Robinson on target for Cardiff
Elsewhere on a busy night of Championship action, Norwich turned in a dominant display to beat Hull 3-1.
This year
# Marsching On Together
Callum Robinson on the double, but five-star Leeds dump Cardiff out of FA Cup
Willy Gnonto and Patrick Bamford each bagged a brace to send Jesse Marsch’s side into the fourth round.
# long running saga
4 years on from his death, Cardiff pay first part of Sala transfer fee
The 28-year-old when the light aircraft carrying the striker came down in the English Channel.
# sonny delight
Ireland U-21 defender sent off for Cardiff as Leeds snatch dramatic draw
Joel Bagan conceded a penalty with 10 minutes to go, but it took an injury-time equaliser to break the home side’s hearts.
Last year
# error
Ireland's Callum Robinson made 'easy mistake' with red card
The Bluebirds striker was sent off during the South Wales derby.
# Take a Bow
Dublin teen earns praise for adding 'element of surprise' to Championship leaders
Sinclair Armstrong made a big impact on his full debut for QPR last night.
# Relief
Cardiff boss allays concerns over Ireland U21 international's head injury
There were worries after Joel Bagan had to be substituted during his side’s game with Bristol City.
# family matters
'He’s an example to everyone. And that’s not just because he’s my son' - Paul Ince
Reading’s matchwinner earned high praise from his manager.
# Hope
Gareth Bale could still join Cardiff, claims Vincent Tan
The 32-year-old revealed on Saturday he had agreed to join Major League Soccer club Los Angeles FC.
# hate
Police investigate racist language allegedly aimed at Ireland international Obafemi
The matter has also been discussed with the anti-discrimination group Kick it Out.
# On the rise
Ending 10 years at Arsenal a 'no-brainer' for promising Irish centre-back
Mark McGuinness on his new lease of life at Cardiff and facing Liverpool in a recent FA Cup tie.
James Collins scores, 4 Irish players feature in thrilling Severnside derby
Bristol City got the better of Cardiff, while elsewhere, there was disappointment for Jason Knight.
All time
# Influence
Ireland U21 international grateful for departing Mick McCarthy's assistance
Joel Bagan has been getting plenty of game time with Cardiff in the Championship this season.
# on the ropes
Mick McCarthy looks on the brink of exit after 7th consecutive loss
Tom Cairney marked his return after a 10-month absence with the goal that set Fulham on course for a 2-0 home win
# Pressure
'I can’t imagine that Ken Choo would say that, actually, to people' - Mick McCarthy
The Cardiff boss played down suggestions the club’s chief executive had asked fans for ‘new manager applications’.
# Potential
Highly rated ex-Arsenal youngster aiming to learn from two Ireland legends
Mark McGuinness is hoping John O’Shea and Mick McCarthy can have the desired impact on his career.
# Cardiff Afterlife
Ireland U21 defender Mark McGuinness leaves Arsenal for Mick McCarthy's Cardiff City
McGuinness has signed a three-year deal in the Welsh capital.
# Forward Thinking
Ireland striker James Collins reunited with Mick McCarthy at Cardiff City
A move to a Championship rival for the 30-year-old, who spent four seasons at Luton Town.
# Championship
Derby's relegation concerns deepen, Mick McCarthy's Cardiff draw at Reading
Wayne Rooney’s side fell to a 2-1 defeat at Blackburn.
# Seal of approval
McCarthy rewarded with new Cardiff City deal just six weeks after taking over
The Welsh outfit are unbeaten in the 10 games they’ve played under the former Ireland manager.
# On the up
Mick McCarthy delighted after inspiring remarkable turnaround
Last night, the Bluebirds beat Bournemouth 2-1 with goals from Kieffer Moore and Sean Morrison.
# turnaround
On a 6-game losing run when he took over last month, McCarthy's Cardiff now on a 6-game winning run
Kieffer Moore’s 15th goal of the season helped the Welsh side beat fellow play-off contenders Bournemouth.
# Praise
Mick McCarthy hails Cardiff and on-loan Liverpool player amid remarkable resurgence
Harry Wilson’s wonderful opening goal extended the Bluebirds’ unbeaten run.
# Punishment
Middlesbrough winger served three-month ban for cocaine use last year
The FA has revealed the suspension was handed out to the Nathaniel Mendez-Laing when he was at Cardiff.
# Addition
Longford Town strengthen for top-flight return with loan signing of Bolger from Cardiff City
‘We look forward to him showing everyone what he is capable of this season,’ manager Daire Doyle said.
# resilience
Mick McCarthy praises on-loan Liverpool youngster's response to being on the bench
Harry Wilson was brought into the action just after the hour mark and added his creative spark to set up Kieffer Moore’s second-half equaliser.
# Switch
Mick McCarthy sends Ireland left-back Greg Cunningham out on loan
The Galway native has left Cardiff City to return to Preston North End for the rest of the season.
# Back in business
Mick McCarthy takes up Cardiff job weeks after Apoel sacking
The former Ireland boss is keen to put ‘smiles back on players’ faces’.
# Love
Support for ‘incredible human’ Sol Bamba after cancer diagnosis
The Ivory Coast defender – 36 on Wednesday – has started chemotherapy.
# Looking Back
'He had turned down Aston Villa but decided Cardiff was the correct choice'
A look at the turbulent early days of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s managerial career.
# Take a Bow
You're unlikely to see a better goal today than this Nayim-like effort in the Championship
Will Vaulks lobbed the goalkeeper from inside his own half to give Cardiff the lead.
# can't catch a break
Another spell on the sidelines for luckless Ireland left-back Greg Cunningham
Thankfully this one shouldn’t last too long for the Galway native, who recently returned after a year out.
# Back In The Game
Ireland left-back Cunningham completes return from injury with first Championship outing in a year
The Galway native played 90 minutes for Cardiff City on Saturday.
# Pastures new
Liverpool youngster joins Cardiff on loan
The deal, subject to international clearance, sees Sheyi Ojo become the club’s third summer signing.
# Premier Ambitions
Fulham edge out Cardiff to book place in Championship play-off final
Fulham set for Wembley date with Brentford despite 2-1 defeat.
# Report
Arter and Christie feature as Fulham guarantee themselves a play-off place
The Ireland international duo both started in their side’s 2-0 win over Cardiff City this evening.
# the man don't give a f**k
'Long hair, cowboy boots and a full-length fur coat - he looked more like a rock star than a footballer'
Drugs, delinquency and an early demise has fuelled the cult of Robin Friday – the greatest player you never saw.
Ex-Cardiff City and Aston Villa midfielder Peter Whittingham dies aged 35
His former club announced the tragic news this afternoon.
# Being treated
Cardiff City legend Peter Whittingham hospitalised with head injuries after fall at a pub
Rumours circulating online were claiming that the 35-year-old had passed away.