Cardiff City F.C.

association football club in Cardiff, Wales

Cardiff City F.C. is a Welsh football club who play in Cardiff. They play at the Cardiff City Stadium, (formerly at Ninian Park) and have the nickname "The Bluebirds".

Cardiff City
Full nameCardiff City Football Club
Nickname(s)The Bluebirds
Short nameCAR, CCFC, City
Founded1899; 122 years ago (1899) (as Riverside A.F.C.)
GroundCardiff City Stadium
Capacity33,316[1]
OwnerVincent Tan
ChairmanMehmet Dalman
ManagerNeil Harris
LeagueChampionship
2020–21Championship, 8th of 24
WebsiteClub website
Current season

They are the only non-English side to win the FA Cup, in 1926-27. They were also runners up in 1924-25 and 2007-08.

NameEdit

  • 1899-1902 Riverside F.C.
  • 1902-1908 Riverside Albion F.C.
  • 1908-present Cardiff City F.C.

League positionEdit

Season League Position
2000/01 Third Division 2nd
2001/02 Second Division 4th
2002/03 Second Division 6th
2003/04 First Division 13th
2004/05 League Championship 16th
2005/06 League Championship 11th
2006/07 League Championship 13th
2007/08 League Championship 12th
2008/09 League Championship 7th
2009/10 League Championship 4th

Former positionEdit


ReferencesEdit

  1. "Premier League Handbook 2018–19" (PDF). Premier League. 30 July 2018. Archived (PDF) from the original on 12 May 2019. Retrieved 12 May 2019.