Cardiff v Fulham Live Stream – Bluebirds looks for opening win

Cardiff take on Fulham with live streaming available to watch game from the Welsh capital.

Cardiff City play hosts to Fulham on the opening day of the Championship season at the Cardiff City Stadium on August 8th.

Cardiff City finished the last Championship season in 11th place and managed to reach the fourth round of the FA Cup. Federico Macheda was their top scored with eight goals to his name.

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It was a very disappointing season for the club as they were tipped to return immediately to the Premier League under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. But the former Manchester United player was fired as a coach in September and things got worse and Cardiff finished the season with 62 points, their lowest since 2007/08 season.

Cardiff City fans are desperate to see their side return to the English top flight this time around but it’s a side that is a work in progress according to coach, Russell Slade.

The manager has set a target of a minimum top six finish this season and has vowed to keep hold of his star players at the club in order to challenge for the top honours.

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Few Cardiff City players are on the radar of some Premier League clubs including David Marshal, who has been linked with a move away to Liverpool. Other players who have attracted interests from top flight clubs are Peter Whittingham and Joe Mason, while their top scorer Fredrico Macheda is believed to be unhappy and is looking for a move back to Italy.

One thing Cardiff did right last season was to return to their original blue colour.

Fans wanted their club to stay true to their tradition and the hierarchy at the club finally cave in and let go of the red colour.

Cardiff City Squad

Goalkeepers

1 Marshall 32 Lewis 33 Moore 42 Wilson

Defenders

2 Peltier 3 Fabio 4 Malone 5 Ecuele Manga 6 Turner 12 John 16 Connolly 25 McNaughton 28 Théophile-Catherine 31 Nugent 36 Morrison 39 Gabbidon 41 Oshilaja 44 James 53 Owen 55 Barnum-Bobb

Midfielders

7 Whittingham 8 Dikgacoi 11 Noone 17 Gunnarsson 18 Adeyemi 19 Pilkington 21 Ralls 22 O’Keefe 26 Kiss 30 Kennedy 40 Harris 45 O’Sullivan

Forwards

9 Jones 10 Le Fondre 13 Doyle 14 Macheda 23 Maynard 24 Mason 29 Revell 35 Velikonja 46 Healey

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