Cardiff City 0-1 Blackburn Rovers: Ten-man visitors down Bluebirds thanks to Joe Rothwell strike

Cardiff City 0-1 Blackburn Rovers: Ten-man visitors down Bluebirds thanks to Joe Rothwell strike

Cardiff City slumped to defeat against a 10-man Blackburn Rovers courtesy of a first-half strike from Joe Rothwell. The Bluebirds' leaky defence proved costly once again as Rothwell slotted home in the first half, while their lack of bite at the top end of the pitch was evident once again. The hosts mounted a late onslaught at the end, following the sending off of Ryan Nyambe for two bookable offences, but the countless balls into the box eventually came to nothing. It means the Welsh side have now lost nine of their last 10 home league fixtures, a damning statistic which underpins their league position at the minute. The big team news for the hosts was that Leeds United loanee Cody Drameh was given his first start, while Ryan Wintle …
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