What makes a Bluebird blue? Vincent Tan and fan representation - originally posted on Soccerlens.com So, the Bluebirds of Cardiff are blue again. Cardiff City owner Vincent Tan had a rethink over the Christmas break and, following discussions with supporters, agreed to switch the club’s home shirt back to blue – a colour it last … Read More ? From Soccerlens.com - Football News
Ever since Vincent Tan took control of Cardiff City in 2010, the club has been embroiled in several high-profile cases of intrigue including the shock dismissal of Malky Mackay with the club in the Premier League, then the resulting fallout … Continue reading ?
Thanks, mom. Cardiff City will go back to wearing blue kits again, and they have Vincent Tan's mother to thank for it. The Bluebirds' owner has agreed to change the club's colors back to blue after his mom advised him to do so, ending...Show More Summary
Vincent Tan, the owner of Cardiff City FC, spoke about his controversial decision to change the 114-year-old club's colors from blue to red in an interview with Sky Sports. Tan and a group of Malaysian investors took over the team in 2010. Show More Summary
Cardiff Blues confirmed the signing of Wales prop Adam Jones on Tuesday, after he rejected the offer of a new contract from their regional rivals the Ospreys. He is as hungry as ever for success and a very driven man," said Cardiff's director of rugby Mark Hammett. Show More Summary
Sam Warburton is to miss Cardiff Blues' opening pre-season friendly at home to Exeter on Friday as a result of the ongoing 'civil war' within Welsh rugby, his club confirmed Tuesday. Warburton, who when fit has been Wales captain, signed a controversial central contract with the WRU which he believed would enable him to stay with his home region. Show More Summary
- Wales captain Sam Warburton is set to miss Cardiff Blues' opening pre-season friendly at home to Exeter unless there is a 'peace deal' to end the long-running dispute between the Welsh Rugby Union and the country's four regional sides, Welsh media reported Tuesday.
Well that's a bit embarrassing. Chelsea's official Facebook page posted photos of their season-ending match at Cardiff City, and paid tribute to the Blues' traveling support. Unfortunately, the accompanying photo was of the wrong "Blues." In case you're wondering, those are clearly Cardiff City fans. Show More Summary
If Sunday does indeed see Ashley Cole play his final game for Chelsea in the unfamiliar surroundings of the Cardiff City Stadium, then it will bring to an end a very successful period in his career. Since signing for the Blues in 2006,...Show More Summary
Celtic League results on Sunday: Cardiff Blues 17 Scarlets 13 Newport-Gwent Dragons 10 Ospreys 20 Played Saturday: Connacht 23 Munster 32 Zebre 26 Edinburgh 13 Played Friday: Glasgow 27 Ulster 9 Leinster 62 Benetton Treviso 7 afp
This video is a few months old, but as it has under 3000 views on YouTube in four long months we suspect you haven’t seen it yet. The video was recorded back in November when Cardiff were still under the management of Malky Mackay. As we know now Mackay was sacked from in his Cardiff post [...]
Arguably the most thrilling match on Saturday involved West Brom and Cardiff. West Brom raced out the blocks against the Blues birds to establish an earlier 2-goal advantage, but Cardiff rallied through Jordon Mutch and Steven Caulker to level 2-2. The Baggies then retook the lead through Thievy Bifouma in the 90th minute to seemingly snatch the [...]
Celtic League result on Friday: Glasgow 11 Ospreys 9 Playing Saturday Benetton Treviso v Edinburgh (1800GMT) Cardiff Blues v Ulster (1830GMT) Leinster v Munster (1900GMT) Zebre v Newport Gwent Dragons (1600GMT) Playing Sunday Scarlets v Connacht (1405GMT) afp
Cardiff owner Vincent Tan is not very popular with fans of the club. The Malaysian businessman changed Cardiff’s colours from blue to red in a bid to make them more appealing to an Asian market. Today, before and during their 6-3 defeat to Liverpool, Cardiff fans came out in full blue uniform to protest Tan’s [...]
The latest series of "Doctor Who" now filming in Cardiff, the BBC has today revealed the first official look at Peter Capaldi in full costume as the 12th Doctor. Sporting a dark blue Crombie coat with red lining, dark blue trousers, a white shirt as well as black Dr. Show More Summary
photos by Amanda Hatfield Los Campesinos! / Speedy Ortiz @ Irving Plaza - 1/22/14 Cardiff indie rockers Los Campesinos! are over in the US for a short tour supporting their newest LP, No Blues, which hit NYC's Irving Plaza last...
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho is hoping to emulate Arsene Wenger by remaining at the helm for another 12 years, according to reports on Monday. Mourinho returned to the Blues in the summer after leaving Real Madrid at the end of last...Show More Summary
Vincent Tan is a businessman. He'd like you to know that. He is such a keen businessman that he changed Cardiff City's shirt colour from blue to red, because he thought it would increase revenue for the club in Asia, specifically his...Show More Summary
Jose Mourinho may be the 'Happy One' after returning to Chelsea in the summer, but there are just a few murmurs of discontent from the stands as the Blues struggle to hit top gear this season. At home to Cardiff City, the fans would expect the team to stroll home with a comfortable victory. Show More Summary
Chelsea will be going into Tuesday's Champions League encounter at Schalke full of confidence on the back of a 4-1 win over Cardiff that makes it six games unbeaten for the Blues. It is a must-win match for Chelsea, one that will place them at the top of Group E—that is, unless Basel beat Steaua Bucharest by more than four goals. Show More Summary