Date: 15th April 2016 at 3:31pm
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Vital QPR takes a look at Saturday’s opponents – Cardiff City.

FACTS & FIGURES



Founded: 1899 as Riverside A.F.C

Nickname: The Bluebirds

Ground: Cardiff City Stadium – 33280

Manager: Russell Slade

HONOURS & RECORDS



HONOURS

Second Tier

Second Division (Old) Runners Up – 1921, 1952, 1960.

Third Tier

Third Division (South) – Champions: 1947
Third Division – Runners Up: 1976, 1983
Division Two – Playoff Winners: 2003.

Fourth Tier

Division Three – Winners – 1993

Cup

FA Cup Winners – 1927
FA Cup Runners Up – 1925, 2008

League Cup – Runners Up: 2012

RECORDS

Record Attendance: 57893 v Arsenal (1953)

Record league victory: 9-2 v Thames (Third Division (South), February 1932)

Record league defeat 2-11 v Sheffield United (January 1926)

Record Buy: Gary Medel – £11,000,000 from Sevilla (August 2013)

Record Sale: Gary Medel – £10,000,000 to Internazionale (August 2014)

Record Appearances: Phil Dwyer – 535

Record Goals: Len Davies – 148

CURRENT SQUAD



1 – David Marshall
2 – Lee Peltier
3 – Fábio
4 – Sean Morrison
5 – Bruno Manga
6 – Ben Turner
7 – Peter Whittingham
8 – Joe Ralls
11 – Craig Noone
12 – Declan John
13 – Anthony Pilkington
15 – Kagisho Dikgacoi
16 – Matthew Connolly
17 – Aron Gunnarsson
21 – Simon Moore
22 – Stuart O’Keefe
23 – Matthew Kennedy
24 – Kadeem Harris
26 – Kenneth Zohore – on loan from KV Kortrijk
27 – Lex Immers – on loan from Feyenoord
28 – Scott Malone
29 – Semi Ajayi
30 – Ben Wilson
37 – Tom Lawrence – on loan from Leicester City
38 – Sammy Ameobi – on loan from Newcastle United
39 – Idriss Saadi

LAST FIVE



12.03.16 – Cardiff City 1-0 Ipswich Town
19.03.16 – Reading 1-1 Cardiff City
02.04.16 – Cardiff City 2-1 Derby County
05.04.16 – Burnley 0-0 Cardiff City
09.04.16 – Fulham 2-1 Cardiff City

LAST FIVE v QPR



19.09.09 – Cardiff City 0-2 QPR
17.04.10 – QPR 0-1 Cardiff City
27.11.10 – QPR 2-1 Cardiff City
23.04.11 – Cardiff City 2-2 QPR
15.08.15 – QPR 2-2 Cardiff City

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