Colwill in: As things stand, is this Cardiff City’s best XI as 22/23 season approaches?

Cardiff City‘s 2021/22 campaign turned out to be a rather disappointing one.

Mick McCarthy started the campaign as Bluebirds boss, but after a horrific run of defeats, was relieved of his duties.

In came Steve Morison, who managed to steady the ship, but, ultimately, could only guide his side to am 18th placed Championship finish.

There were some bright sparks, however, with a host of young and talented players shining. Rubin Colwill, Joel Bagan and Mark McGuinness to name just a few.

With the Championship fixture list having been released today, which you can find on FLW, the 2022/23 campaign will be here before we know it.

With that in mind, here, we’ve picked out what we believe is Cardiff City’s best XI, at present, heading into the new campaign.

colwill in: as things stand, is this cardiff city’s best xi as 22/23 season approaches?
© Provided by Football League World

In goal, with Alex Smithies leaving the club, we think the best option for Steve Morison in-between the sticks is incoming goalkeeper Ryan Allsop.

The back four also includes some new recruits, with Mahlon Romeo slotting in at right back.

Perry Ng and Curtis Nelson are the two best options at central defence, we think, whilst Joel Bagan just edges new signing, and somebody that could well occupy this spot, Jamilu Collins.

In midfield, a holding two of Ryan Wintle and new Bluebird Ebou Adams could be a nice combination, with Rubin Colwill ahead of them in a more advanced role.

Callum O’Dowda has reportedly been signed as a winger, so he goes in on the left, whilst Isaak Davies simply had to be accommodated, so goes on the right.

Up front, we’ve gone for James Collins due to his previous goalscoring pedigree at this level, but in truth, none of Cardiff’s options here are too strong.

Indeed, it could, and probably should, be an area that the club target for at least one transfer this summer.


News Related


RuPaul's Drag Race's Trixie Mattel explains decision to not compete again

RuPaul’s Drag Race star Trixie Mattel has opened up about her decision to not compete on the show again. The Drag Queen had previously found success on the show when ... Read more »

'Greetings from Sardinia' - Maura Derrane stuns in blue swimsuit on Italian holiday

Maura Derrane stunned fans by uploading a snap from her Italian holiday of her in a gorgeous blue swimsuit on Instagram. The Today Show host is currently enjoying some hard-earned ... Read more »

All the Best CBD Tinctures, Gummies, and Supplements for Anxious Peeps

1/14 SLIDES © Unsplash Between everything (*gestures around wildly*) that’s going on, we don’t blame you if you’re feeling more than anxious rn. Maybe you’ve tried everything from therapy to ... Read more »

Laura Prepon opens up about her abortion in wake of Roe v Wade overturning

© Bang Showbiz Laura Prepon has opened up about having an abortion in the wake of the Roe v Wade overturning Laura Prepon has opened up about having an abortion ... Read more »

Travis Barker hospitalised in Los Angeles, accompanied by wife Kourtney Kardashian

Travis Barker has been hospitalised in Los Angeles. The Blink-182 drummer has been admitted to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, according to a report by TMZ. The musician was accompanied by his ... Read more »

Census 2021: Top 10 areas with largest population growth in last 10 years – see how yours has changed

The first results from the 2021 census have been released, showing population estimates for England and Wales. More people were living in both countries than ever before, with 59,597,300 recorded ... Read more »

92 members of Congress urge DHS 'additional action to combat antisemitism'

© (photo credit: REUTERS) U.S. Department of Homeland Security emblem is pictured at the National Cybersecurity & Communications Integration Center (NCCIC) located just outside Washington in Arlington, Virginia September 24, ... Read more »

Skip the Dublin Airport drama - here are the most unique AirBnBs to rent in Ireland this summer

Chaos has reigned at Dublin Airport this year with long queues at security and flight cancellations making international travel less and less appealing. But with some gorgeous spots to travel ... Read more »

With HBO’s The Gilded Age Season 2 Filming, Another Cast Member Has Confirmed Their Exit (For Now)

Warning: spoilers for Season 1 of The Gilded Age are in play. If you haven’t caught up, you may want to tread lightly. Downton Abbey writer/creator Julian Fellowes landed another ... Read more »

Government modernising railways despite ‘unions’ best efforts’, says Shapps

The UK Government is modernising the railway network “despite the best efforts of unions,” Grant Shapps said today. The transport secretary’s comments came as he announced £1bn worth of funding ... Read more »

Deborah James: Bowel Babe podcaster and cancer campaigner dies aged 40

Campaigner and podcast host Dame Deborah James has died aged 40 after a lengthy fight with bowel cancer, her family has said in a statement. The mother-of-two, also known as ... Read more »

AI could improve welfare of farmed chickens by listening to their squawks

Artificial intelligence that could improve the welfare of farmed chickens by eavesdropping on their squawks could become available within five years, researchers say. The technology, which detects and quantifies distress ... Read more »

Experience Intimate Adventures in the Caribbean and South America With Atlas Ocean Voyages

1/8 SLIDES © Atlas Ocean Voyages An All-Inclusive Adventure With Atlas Ocean Voyages Atlas Ocean Voyages is inviting travelers to experience the Caribbean and South America like never before in ... Read more »

Serena Williams non-committal over future after first-round Wimbledon defeat

Serena Williams waves to the crowd after what could be her Wimbledon farewell (John Walton/PA) (PA Wire) Serena Williams left her future open to question after her return to Wimbledon ... Read more »

Get Ready to Hit the Beach With These 17 "The Summer I Turned Pretty" Inspired Fashion Finds

1/18 SLIDES © Yoora Kim Coastal grandma aesthetic? More like Cousin’s Beachcore! After watching Amazon Prime’s The Summer I Turned Pretty, based on Jenny Han’s YA trilogy of the same ... Read more »

Serena Williams beaten by Harmony Tan in late-night thriller on Centre Court

SERENA WILLIAMS WAS unable to summon the old magic as her Wimbledon return ended in a first-round defeat to little-known Frenchwoman Harmony Tan. Stepping out on court to play singles ... Read more »

Podcaster and bowel cancer campaigner Deborah James dies aged 40

© PA PODCASTER AND BOWEL cancer campaigner Deborah James has died at the age of 40, her family has announced. In her final weeks, the presenter of the BBC podcast ... Read more »

The Late Late Show with James Corden, review: Slick operation combines British wit with American polish

© Terence Patrick The Late Late Show with James Corden from London airing Monday, June 27, 2022, with guests Billie Eilish and David Harbour – Terence Patrick What exactly is ... Read more »

Ricciardo to exec produce new Disney-backed F1 TV series

© PA Images Daniel Ricciardo holding drink cup on the grid planetF1 Daniel Ricciardo will become the latest Formula 1 driver to get behind the camera when he lends his ... Read more »

Celebrities pay tribute to Dame Deborah James after cancer campaigner’s death

© PA PA-41724844 (1).jpg Celebrities have taken to social media to pay tribute to Dame Deborah James after the campaigner died from bowel cancer at age 40. James’ death was ... Read more »

Aldi shoppers go wild for bargain rattan furniture and it’s perfect for summer

Summer is in full swing with temperatures continuing to heat up across the UK over recent weeks, and Aldi has the perfect outdoor furniture to transform your garden. The supermarket’s ... Read more »

21 Oversized Denim Jackets That Go With Everything

1/23 SLIDES © Edward Berthelot – Getty Images When it comes to layering, there’s nothing more trustworthy than a good oversized denim jacket. It works as a summer jacket, a ... Read more »

227 callers unable to contact emergency services early this morning due to service outage

© Shutterstock Aperture51 227 CALLERS WERE unable to get through to emergency services in the early hours of this morning due to a service outage. The Emergency Call Answering Service ... Read more »

'Umbrella Academy' Reigns as No. 1 for the Week of June 20-26 - Netflix Global Top 10

© Provided by NextTV Netflix original series ‘The Umbrella Academy’ The third season of Netflix’s ensemble-casted fantasy-action series The Umbrella Academy got off to a solid start, ranking as the ... Read more »

Wednesday at Wimbledon: Raducanu and Murray lead British charge

© Associated Press Emma Raducanu faces France’s world No 55 Caroline Garcia in the second round on Wednesday Emma Raducanu and Andy Murray are both back in action on Centre ... Read more »

PlayStation Plus July 2022 free PS4 and PS5 reveal time, date, LEAKS and more

© SONY PlayStation Plus free games for July 2022 Sony is gearing up to announce the next batch of PlayStation Plus games for July 2022. The free PS4 and PS5 ... Read more »

'We need you!' - Vera Pauw calls for support ahead of Ireland's crucial World Cup qualifier

Vera Pauw says that her side need the Irish supporters to come out on September 1 as they look to finish the job and clinch a World Cup play-off place ... Read more »

Love Island: Michael Owen reacts to daughter Gemma in infamous heart rate challenge

Michael Owen has seemingly responded to his daughter Gemma taking part in Love Island’s infamous heart rate challenge. Nineteen-year-old Gemma, an international dressage rider, is one of this year’s contestants ... Read more »

Irish man, 62, dies in hit-and-run in north London

© Shutterstock Carrie Gomez A 62-YEAR-OLD IRISH man has died in the UK after a hit-and-run at the weekend. A van collided with the man, a pedestrian, in Northumberland Park in ... Read more »

Mary Mara shared haunting post calling water ‘soothing’ before suspected drowning

© Bang Showbiz Mary Mara shared a now haunting online post calling water soothing a year before her suspected drowning death Mary Mara shared a now haunting online post calling ... Read more »

The 10 Best Outdoor Movie Screens for Backyard Movie Nights

1/11 SLIDES © Popular Mechanics, Courtesy PropVue There’s nothing like enjoying a great film on the big screen. But unless you have a particularly large TV at home, it’s hard ... Read more »

Who does Amy Schumer play in 'Only Murders in the Building'?

© Provided by My Imperfect Life only murders in the building season 2 with amy schumer You never know who you’ll bump into at the Arconia. Amy Schumer has landed ... Read more »

Chelsea told to target ex-Tottenham Hotspur defender as cheaper alternative to De Ligt

© PA Images Matthijs de Ligt speaks during an interview with the press Chelsea have been told to target former Tottenham Hotspur centre-back Toby Alderweireld as a cheaper alternative to ... Read more »

BBC EastEnders legend returning to soap after years away

© PA BBC EastEnders character Mo Harris is set to return to Albert Square after leaving the show in 2021. Mo, played by Laila Morse, first appeared in the BBC One ... Read more »

BBC Sherwood fans baffled at ending as series 2 announced

© PA Photo/ BBC/House Productions/Matt Squire David Morrissey as Ian St. Clair received particular praise for his performance Tonight’s Sherwood finale left some people ‘in bits’ due to its handling ... Read more »

Disney chief survives row over Florida 'Don't say gay' bill

© David Livingston/Getty Images Bob Chapek – David Livingston/Getty Images The board of Disney has backed embattled chief executive Bob Chapek despite a damaging row over his handling of Florida’s ... Read more »

The Pixel 3 and 3 XL are given new life with the June 2022 update

© Provided by Android Central Google Pixel 3 XL What you need to know Google recently rolled out the June update to Pixel smartphones. The update enabled LTE roaming for ... Read more »

25 Watch Brands That Belong In a Collection

1/26 SLIDES © Hearst Owned We are squarely in the age of the smartphone, but even though our mobile devices are inextricable for our daily lives, there is no reason ... Read more »

The Best Sun Hats to Keep You Chic and Shaded This Summer

1/26 SLIDES © Courtesy of the Brands While slathering sunscreen onto our skin is always must, head coverings are an essential part of our summer wardrobes, too. The best sun ... Read more »

Pinterest has a new CEO, who has one job: to build the internet’s shopping mall

© Image: Pinterest Pinterest has a new CEO — and likely a new sense of urgency. Ben Silbermann is stepping down as Pinterest’s CEO, the company announced on Tuesday. He’ll ... Read more »