1998–99 Cardiff City F.C. season

The 1998–99 season was Cardiff City F.C.'s 72nd season in the Football League. They competed in the 24-team Division Three, then the fourth tier of English football, finishing third, winning promotion to Division Two.

Cardiff City
1998–99 season
ManagerFrank Burrows
Football League Third Division3rd
FA Cup4th round
League Cup1st round
FAW Premier CupSemi-final
Top goalscorerLeague: Kevin Nugent (15)
All: Kevin Nugent (22)

PlayersEdit

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
--   GK Jon Hallworth
--   GK Seamus Kelly
--   DF Mark Delaney
--   DF Jeff Eckhardt
--   DF Mike Ford
--   DF Lee Jarman
--   DF Andy Legg
--   DF Graham Mitchell
--   DF Lee Phillips
--   DF Scott Young
--   MF Chris Allen
--   MF Mark Bonner
--   MF Jason Bowen
--   MF Matt Brazier
No. Position Player
--   MF Nathan Cadette
--   MF Richard Carpenter
--   MF Jason Fowler
--   MF Danny Hill
--   MF Craig Middleton
--   MF Wayne O'Sullivan
--   MF Dave Penney
--   MF Tom Ramasut
--   MF Christian Roberts
--   FW Robert Earnshaw
--   FW Kevin Nugent
--   FW Andy Saville
--   FW Dai Thomas
--   FW John Williams

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GS Pts Promotion or relegation
1 Brentford 46 26 7 13 79 56 79 85 Division Champions, promoted
2 Cambridge United 46 23 12 11 78 48 78 81 Promoted
3 Cardiff City 46 22 14 10 60 39 60 80
4 Scunthorpe United 46 22 8 16 69 58 69 74 Promoted through play-offs
5 Rotherham United 46 20 13 13 79 61 79 73 Participated in play-offs
Source:[citation needed]
Rules for classification: In the Football League goals scored (GF) takes precedence over goal difference (GD).

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Hayes, Dean (2006). The Who's Who of Cardiff City. Breedon Books. ISBN 1-85983-462-0.
  • "Football Club History Database – Cardiff City".
  • Welsh Football Data Archive