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1 DAY | COUNTDOWN TO KICK-OFF

We’re counting down to the kick-off of the 2016/17 campaign by taking a look back at memorable moments, matches and players featuring the numbers 1-11. Tomorrow is the day that the Bluebirds’ season gets underway against Birmingham City at St Andrew’s! As we look ahead to tomorrow’s match, remember some of City’s finest opening day results of all time here… …

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Hodges ready for Sale Sharks showdown

The best eight teams in the competition will descend on the Ricoh Arena and the Blues, who won three games out of three to qualify from the Welsh leg, have tweaked their squad for the finale. Ethan Davies has been drafted in and joins fellow Wales 7s core stars Adam Thomas, Ben Roach and Owen Jenkins – offsetting the loss …

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New Cardiff City signing Jazz Richards embroiled in controversy after former Swansea City star ‘refuses’ to do Ayatollah

New Cardiff City signing Jazz Richards has found himself at the centre of controversy after allegedly refusing several requests from Bluebirds fans to perform the famous Ayatollah on his competitive debut. Former Swansea City star Richards, who was part of Wales’ Euro 2016 squad, started for Cardiff against Birmingham City following his summer move from Fulham. Several fans who were …

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PT | WE WANT TO MAKE FANS PROUD

Cardiff City begin the 2016/17 Sky Bet Championship season away to Birmingham City on Saturday afternoon, kicking off at St Andrew’s at 3pm. On this week’s episode of In the City, Paul Trollope spoke at the Bluebirds’ Open Training Day, acknowledging the importance of fan interaction, and expressing his delight at the season finally getting underway. “I think with the …

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Cardiff Blues unveil iBeacon at BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park

In their quest to offer an enhanced fan experience the marketing team at Wales’ Capital Region turned to Newport-based iBeacon manufacturer GCell to supply and install a network of solar powered iBeacon. These small iBeacon devices emit a Bluetooth signal that can be received by fans with the Cardiff Blues app installed on their smartphone. When a fan comes into …

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MATCH PREVIEW | BIRMINGHAM CITY vs CARDIFF CITY

The waiting is over! Cardiff City kick off our 2016/17 campaign away to Birmingham City at 3pm tomorrow… Over 1700 Bluebirds will be at St Andrew’s to cheer on Paul Trollope‘s troops on opening day, with away tickets on sale from the Cardiff City Ticket Office until 5pm today (05/08)! *For those travelling up to Birmingham, please note that Cardiff …

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Jenkins ready to build on summer success

The 23-year-old scooped the Players’ Player of the Year gong at the 2015-16 End of Season Awards Evening and was rewarded for his fine form with a late call-up to the Wales tour of New Zealand. Not only did Jenkins jet to the Land of the Long White Cloud but he made his senior international debut against the World Champions …

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CARDIFF CITY OPEN TRAINING DAY 2016: A TIMELINE

We enjoyed a superb day at Cardiff City Stadium on Thursday, 4th August as the Bluebirds first team squad trained in front of the Cardiff City supporters. A jam packed day began once the Cardiff City SuperStore opened at 9am, with queues starting outside Gate Two from the early morning. While the first team squad completed their warm-up just after …

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Thomas ready to earn 7s call again

Former Wales 7s captain Thomas has played more than 30 World Rugby 7s Series tournaments, reaching a World Cup quarter-final in 2013, but the Blues man is intent on replicating the success of regional rivals Newport Gwent Dragons by clinching Singha 7s glory. The Blues are utilising every ounce of experience at their disposal, with Wales 7s core players Thomas, …

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Cardiff Blues add experience for 7s finals

Wales’ Capital Region qualified for the Ricoh Arena finale thanks to a Group A clean sweep at BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park last month. But they will be without a host of their young stars who are now with Wales Under-18s and depart for South Africa early next week. Richard Hodges has bolstered his squad with Ethan Davies, who joins …

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