Our football match prediction:
After sharing the spoils with the likes of Brighton and Ipswich Town in previous two league fixtures, Cardiff City will be aiming to get back on course with a win over Wolverhampton on day 21 of the new Championship campaign. The Bluebirds are having a season to forget as they are sitting in the relegation zone after 20 rounds, but Tuesday’s football match could be the turning point for the Welsh outfit. The Wolves played out a thrilling 4-4 draw with Fulham on home soil at the weekend and, no doubt, they gave fans some cheer. Wolverhampton, though, are just two points clear of bottom three in the Championship standings, meaning that they are desperate to win the relegation six-pointer against Cardiff City. Both teams are eager to return to winning ways and we predict that both sides will find the net in Tuesday’s clash at Cardiff City Stadium.
Highlighted Player (Aron Gunnarson):
Aron Gunnarson started his youth career at Akureyri and after making 11 appearances for the senior team, he joined AZ Alkmaar in 2006. The midfielder, who was born on 22 April, 1988, was not happy at AZ as he played no more than one game for the Dutch outfit in two seasons and, as a result, he decided to leave the club on 17 June, 2008. The Icelandic footballer signed a three-year deal with Coventry City and it has to be noted that he scored 6 goals in 123 league appearances for the English club. On 8 July, 2011, he joined Cardiff City on a free transfer and he made 45 appearances for the Welsh outfit in the 2014/2015 Championship campaign, scoring four goals for the club. Aron Gunnarson, though, played just 28 games for the Bluebirds in the 2015/2016 season and you should have in mind that he netted two goals for the team in the league. Gunnarson represented Iceland at the 2016 Euro finals and he made his 64th appearance for the national team at the tournament in France.
Highlighted Team (Wolverhampton Wanderers):
Wolverhampton are a club that was originally known as St. Luke’s FC. The Wolves play in the Championship and they were founded in 1877. Molineux is the home ground of Wolverhampton and the capacity of the stadium is 31,700. Wolverhampton have won four FA Cup trophies (1893, 1908, 1949, 1960), with the team lifting the League Cup trophy in 1974 and 1980. The colour of the club’s shirts is orange and they wear black shorts. The Wolves wear blue jerseys when playing away from home. Wolverhampton’s main rivals are West Bromwich Albion and they have been facing each other in the Black Country derby since 1888. In their first meeting in the local derby WBA recorded a 1-0 win over Wolves. Wolverhampton have won three First Division trophies (1953/1954, 1957/1958, 1958/1959) and they have clinched four FA Cup titles as well (1893, 1908, 1949, 1960). The club’s owner is Steve Morgan.