Rob King

Rob King has written 6 posts for ITV Wales blog

Cardiff and Swansea: to the play-offs?

Both Cardiff and Swansea have seen their dreams of automatic promotion fade and die over the last week – barring any dramatic points deduction imposed on title-winning Queens Park Rangers. Sports reporter Rob King looks at where we stand, and what could come next. By Rob King Very well then, the play-offs. That seems to be … Continue reading

Promotion battles in the Championship

Five games to go, and the picture changes once again! The twists and turns at the top of the Championship make it exciting viewing for neutral observers, an agonising experience for committed fans. Last night’s results now leave Cardiff in pole position for that second automatic promotion spot, behind runaway leaders QPR, for the moment … Continue reading

A great night for Welsh football and farewell to Ramsey

So, Aaron Ramsey’s return to Cardiff colours was indeed as short and sweet as we feared. Ironically predictable that the day after his finest performance in the Bluebirds shirt, capped with a classy goal, comes the announcement that Arsenal will indeed recall Rambo after Saturday’s game at Hull. Arsene Wenger’s already talking about him playing … Continue reading

South Wales derby: Swansea City v Cardiff City

Sport reporter Rob King previews Sunday’s derby match between Swansea City and Cardiff City; Liberty Stadium (1.15pm kick-off) I know we said, in spring last year, that it was the biggest ever South Wales derby; but this is the biggest ever South Wales derby! This time around, both Swansea and Cardiff still have realistic chances … Continue reading

Cardiff City striker Jay Bothroyd deserves another chance to play for England

ITV Wales‘ Rob King gives his view on the Jay Bothroyd debate and he believes the Cardiff City star should play for England again Jay Bothroyd is the first player to represent England while playing for Cardiff City By Rob King It might have happened almost two weeks ago but Jay Bothroyd’s England debut and the … Continue reading

What does Bellamy move mean for Cardiff?

By Rob King It’s a stunning signing by City – one which many fans dreamed about, but could never believe would really happen. Craig Bellamy was one of the outstanding players in the Premier League last season – it’s fair to say that just about every top club in the country would love to have … Continue reading

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