1999–2000 Cardiff City F.C. season

The 1999–2000 season was Cardiff City F.C.'s 73rd season in the Football League. They competed in the 24-team Division Two, then the third tier of English football, finishing twenty-first, suffering relegation to Division Three.

Cardiff City
1999–2000 season
ManagerFrank Burrows/Billy Ayre
Football League Second Division21st
FA Cup3rd round
League Cup2nd round
FAW Premier CupRunners-up
Top goalscorerLeague: Jason Bowen (12)
All: Jason Bowen & Kevin Nugent (17)

During the season manager Frank Burrows parted company with the club, being replaced by Billy Ayre.

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 Ian Feuer
--   GK Jon Hallworth
--   GK Seamus Kelly
--   DF Jeff Eckhardt
--   DF Winston Faerber
--   DF Mike Ford
--   DF Lee Jarman
--   DF Andy Legg
--   DF Josh Low
--   DF Russell Perrett
--   DF Lee Phillips
--   DF Jörn Schwinkendorf
--   DF Tony Vaughan
--   DF Scott Young
--   MF Willie Boland
--   MF Mark Bonner
No. Position Player
--   MF Jason Bowen
--   MF Matt Brazier
--   MF Richard Carpenter
--   MF John Cornforth
--   MF Jason Fowler
--   MF Danny Hill
--   MF Ritchie Humphreys
--   MF Craig Middleton
--   MF Christian Roberts
--   FW Paul Brayson
--   FW Robert Earnshaw
--   FW Jamie Hughes
--   FW Kurt Nogan
--   FW Kevin Nugent
--   FW Dai Thomas

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion or relegation
19 Cambridge United 46 12 12 22 64 65 −1 48
20 Oxford United 46 12 9 25 43 73 −30 45
21 Cardiff City 46 9 17 20 45 67 −22 44 Relegated
22 Blackpool 46 8 17 21 49 77 −28 41
23 Scunthorpe United 46 9 12 25 40 74 −34 39
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