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26 August 2014

Ten facts about Cardiff ahead of the game

10 CARDIFF CITY FACTS

 1: FOUNDED:1899

 2: NICKNAME:The Bluebirds

3: HOME GROUND: Cardiff City Stadium 

4: CAPACITY: 26,847 

5: MANAGER: Ole Gunnar Solksjar 

6: ONE TO WATCH: Kenwyne Jones 

 7: MOST APPEARANCES:Phil Dwyer 471, 1972-85

 8: LAST MATCH PLAYED:Wolves 1 Cardiff City 0

 9: FORM (LAST 6):Won 3 Drawn 1 Lost 2


10: *DID YOU KNOW?: Fred Keenor made his debut for Cardiff City in December 1913 then enlisted in the Footballer’s Battalion during the First World War when he suffered a leg wound. He recovered to take his place in the Bluebird’s line-up and captained the side to victory over Arsenal in the 1927 FA Cup Final.

Source: Sky Sports Football Year Book*


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