Wolverhampton Wanderers secured their top flight status with four games to spare after an impressive season in the Championships. Like the recently concluded term where no joiner relegated, the three new joiners would be hoping to stick beyond their first year in the Premier League.
With wolves winning the Championship in style, there would be expectations from them. They have Chinese money, a good manager in NunoEspirito Santo, and a few prized players in their possession. So far they have been linked to Stoke City’s Jack Butland and Portuguese shot stopper Rui Patricio. AC Milan’s Andre Silva and Porto star Willy Boly are other names linked to the club even as they face the threat of losing star man Ruben Neves.
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The latest addition to Cardiff Blues is Seb Davies, who comes in from Wales to play for this team. This would be a senior form of contract that he has signed for the first time. He is known for the performance he showed when he debuted for Wales in June 2017 and the game with Tonga resulted in a win for Wales with a score of 24-6.
Seb Davies as a Wales International commits himself to this new contract as a senior. At 21 years of age, he has two major tests that he played for Wales this year, one against Tonga and the other for Samoa in the month of June 2017. However, his appearance at Blues should not be surprising as he made a debut in this team when he played for them, making as many as 23 appearances about three years back. He admits that he is happy to sign this contract with the home team and he is confident of his role here as he is familiar with the system that the players follow here. Continue reading Cardiff Blues add Seb Davies
Cardiff City manager Neil Warnock has been nominated for Manager of the Month seeing the impressive start to the new Championship season.
Ipswich were also named in reference to their brilliant start as well. The coach Mick McCarthy was also nominated for the award.
Bluebirds forward Nathaniel Mendez-Laing and Ipswich strikerMartynWaghorn were nominated in the Player of the Month category for the month of August.
Warnock’s nomination came as no surprise after a perfect start to the new campaign. Five victories in as many matches surely would get you named as the lead the Sky Bet Championship log. With Mendez-Laing netting four times in four starts and playing a crucial role so far, his nomination was also widely expected. Continue reading CARDIFF NOMINATED FOR BRILLIANT CHAMPIONSHIP START
Glasgow Warriors came from considerable disadvantage to claim their third straight Pro14 win of the season as Cardiff Blues fell to their third consecutive defeat.
Blues fly-half Steven Shingler had a late penalty in front of the posts to grab a win, but having made all his kicks up to then send the last one wide. Continue reading Cardiff Blues Vs Glasgow Warriors
There is a time and a place to publicly criticize professional rugby players – and choosing that wisely is a coach’s biggest challenge.
That’s the view of Cardiff Blues boss Danny Wilson, who blasted Steve Tandy for carpeting of his Ospreys charges following their lacklustre display in their loss to Munster. Continue reading Wilson: Time and Place to Publicly Criticize Players