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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
(capacity: 33,316[1])
OwnerVincent Tan
ChairmanMehmet Dalman
ManagerNeil Harris
LeagueChampionship
2019–20Championship, 5th of 24
WebsiteClub home page
Home colours
Away colours
Third colours
Current season

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".

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.

Name

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

League position

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 position


References

  1. "Premier League Handbook 2018–19". Premier League. 30 July 2018. https://pulse-static-files.s3.amazonaws.com/premierleague/document/2018/09/19/ef4c62c9-6b19-4189-a064-d212cbf68ce7/PL_Handbook_2018-19_Digital.pdf.