Cardiff City vs. Bristol City | Your Matchday Guide!

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Ahead of City's return to CCS for Sunday afternoon's fixture against Bristol City, this handy guide will give you the lowdown on how to get the most out of your matchday experience!

Bristol City Remembrance

With Sunday's Severnside Derby taking place on Remembrance Sunday, we shall be hosting a tribute of honour in memory of the fallen. 

Ahead of kick-off on Sunday afternoon both teams will be led out onto the pitch by Warrant Officer Class Two, Dan Cope from the 1st Battalion Welsh Guards and Corporal Lloyd Banks from 21 Signal Regiment, where a wreath will be laid on behalf of both clubs.

With the last post played by a member of the 1st Battalion Royal Welsh Guards, you will be asked to then please join us in a period of silence as we remember those who have suffered and lost their lives. The silence will start and end on the referee’s whistle.

For more information, please click here.

Can't make it to CCS?

Cardiff City TV has you covered...

CCTV promo

With Sunday's fixture being selected for Sky Sports coverage, Cardiff City subscribers in the UK & Ireland can listen to live audio commentary of Sunday's match, with City supporters in eligible countries able to watch the match for as little as £5 with a one-off Match Pass! (click here for more information).

Click here for Cardiff City TV's live match packages!

Getting to CCS

Have you sorted how you’re getting to CCS on Sunday? There are plenty of ways to reach the ground, whether you’re travelling from the city centre or from further afield, and arriving by car, foot or public transport!

There are plenty of ways to get to CCS if you decide to use public transport, with there being two railway stations within walking distance of the ground (Grangetown and Ninian Park).

Returning to CCS for the 2019/20 Sky Bet Championship season is shared transportation service Zeelo

Zeelo offer direct travel in an executive coach straight to CCS, with 35 pick-ups and 5 routes across South Wales.

Book your direct return travel for City vs. Bristol City here! 

Arrival Bristol City


Sunday’s match against Bristol City kicks off 12pm, with the gates at Cardiff City Stadium opening an hour and a half before at 10:30am!

The TV Network will begin its schedule of programmes from then. The First Team, Development side, Academy and Women’s Team are all covered on matchdays, thanks to Cardiff City TV.

You can enjoy all of our matchday programming in every stand on our 110” RICOH projector screens.

Once you get to the ground, regardless of which stand you're sitting in you will find that there is plenty to do!

In the Family Stand, Cardiff City FC Foundation will be keeping all of the Junior Bluebirds entertained ahead of kick-off with their usual fun blend of games and activities.

Christmas Jumper

Have you started your Christmas shopping already? If you're after a special present for a fellow Bluebird, why not head on down to the Cardiff City Superstore to check out their Christmas range, featuring our official Cardiff City FC Christmas jumper!

Keep an eye out for Cardiff City's own Club mascot, Bartley Bluebird! He will be out and about around CCS ahead of kick-off and during the match on Sunday afternoon, and can't wait to see all of the City supporters who have come to support the boys! Make sure that you say hello to Bartley if you see him!

Bacon Roll Ad

If you're after a pre-match snack or a drink to have at half-time on Sunday afternoon, then look no further than our kiosks located around CCS! For a taster of what we have on offer, click here now.

Playing in the USW Stand ahead of kick-off on Sunday will be covers band Outback! The three-piece band, who hail from South Wales, play a variety of classics from across the rock spectrum, and will be the perfect way to warm up ahead of kick-off if you're in the USW Stand on Sunday afternoon!

Bluebird cover ralls

This season's eighth issue of Cardiff City FC's official matchday programme, The Bluebird, is out ahead of the match, with featuring an exclusive feature interview with City midfielder Joe Ralls! The Bluebird is available around CCS ahead of kick-off, so why not pick up your copy ahead of heading into the ground for only £3!

Cardiff City FC are pleased to announce the arrival of a specially commissioned 2019 Poppy Appeal pin badge. The badge, which features the Club crest alongside the poppy, is available for supporters to purchase now for a minimum donation of £3, with all funds raised from the sale of the pin badges being donated to the Royal British Legion.

Available in person from Cardiff City Superstore and online at, you can also pick yours up from Cardiff City Stadium's programme booths ahead of Sunday's match against Bristol City (cash only sales, subject to availability). 

Cardiff City FC's Matchday Veterans Hub will be running in Block 111 of the Ninian Stand on Sunday afternoon, opening its doors once again as it becomes a regular feature at CCS. The Hub will be there to provide a safe space for Veterans and members of the Armed Forces Community to get together pre-match. This new community feature will be available as soon as the gates open and is available to those with tickets from Block 118 – 205. More information can be found at


Birmingham City Report

Cardiff City kick-off their match against Bristol City at 12pm! Don't miss a second of the action by ensuring that you're in your seat ahead of KO.

See you at CCS!

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