Text  Larger | Smaller | Default

NewsNow

Cardiff City v West Ham Utd: live


Filed: Thursday, 3rd May 2012
By: Staff Writer


A packed house is expected at the Cardiff City Stadium tonight for the first leg of West Ham's play-off semi final against the Bluebirds.

Sam Allardyce's side travelled to South Wales in fine fettle having lost just once since January.

However tonight's opponents, who are bidding to reach Wembley for the second time this season having been runners-up to Liverpool in the Carling Cup Final are also in good form having lost just once since being beaten at home by West Ham at the beginning of March.

Live updates from the Cardiff City stadium will be provided throughout the evening on our forum match thread, which may be found here: www.kumb.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=140152.

And for those supporters unable to attend the match or access SkySports this evening, a number of sources will be streaming the game across the web.

As usual, any available video - or audio - feeds will be listed in our streaming thread at www.kumb.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=133293 (a number of which have been posted already).

KUMB.com will, as always, bringing you match summaries at both half time and the final whistle, with the thoughts of both managers to follow this evening/tomorrow morning and those of the opposition fans sometime tomorrow.

Meanwhile, if you've not already had the chance to take a look check out Preview Percy's unique look ahead to the game here: www.kumb.com/article.php?id=3040.


This evening's line-ups

West Ham Utd: Green, Demel, Taylor, Reid, Tomkins, Noble, Nolan (c), Collison, O'Neil, Vaz Te, Cole.

Subs: Henderson, McCartney, Faye, Faubert, Maynard.

Cardiff City: Marshall, Taylor, Hudson (c), Turner, Blake, Cowie, Whittingham, Lawrence, Gunnarsson, Mason, Turner.

Subs: Heaton, Kiss, Gerrard, Earnshaw, McPhail.

Referee: Neil Swarbrick.

Assistants: Ron Ganfield and Simon Long.

Fourth Official: Anthony Taylor.





Related News

   arrow   Transfer round-up: the full list! [8th Jun 2016]
   arrow   West Ham to face Wanderers [7th Dec 2015]
   arrow   Mirallas, Demel, James & Walker: Wednesday's news [25th Nov 2015]
   arrow   West Ham experience getting worse, the survey says [4th Jun 2015]
   arrow   West Ham's wage bill in the comfort zone [29th Apr 2015]
   arrow   Jenkinson, Cresswell, Valencia and Allardyce: Monday's news [13th Apr 2015]
   arrow   Insane in Lamine Sane [2nd Mar 2015]
   arrow   Morrison embroiled in wages row [11th Jan 2015]
   arrow   Doncaster or Bristol City await in the FA Cup fourth round [5th Jan 2015]
   arrow   Number 25 - that's Everton or West Ham United [5th Jan 2015]



Your Comments


Please note that this section is for comments relating to the above news item only. Any off-topic or abusive posts will be removed. Posts including either links and/or foul language are automatically filtered and will not be published. To engage in further discussion on any of our news stories, visit the KUMB Forums.

Not a member of the KUMB Forums? You may register for free membership here.

comments powered by Disqus
 
News Image




On This Day ...

One Year Ago
Dicks out - then in again
West Ham United Ladies manager Julian Dicks has left the club after just a ...more
Three Years Ago
Titus Bramble training with West Ham
Former Sunderland defender Titus Bramble was a surprise addition to the first team squad who returne...more
Five Years Ago
Dead horse given kiss of life
Tottenham have vowed to continue their fight against the decision to award the Olympic Stadium to We...more