Cardiff City vs. Fulham: Matchday Guide
Ahead of City's match under the floodlights at CCS against the Cottagers on Friday night, this handy guide will give you the lowdown on how to get the most out of your matchday experience!
Can't make it to CCS?
Cardiff City TV has you covered...
UK subscribers can listen to live audio commentary of Friday night's match!
Getting to CCS
As usual, there are many different ways of getting to CCS on Friday evening, whether you're travelling by car, public transport, or on foot. The location of CCS is ideal for arrival by train, as the ground is within walking distance of both Ninian Park and Grangetown station.
Ninian Park station is a stone's throw away from the stadium, while Grangetown is easy enough to find at the end of Sloper Road!
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.
If you're travelling from the centre of Cardiff, Cardiff Bus is also running their usual matchday service for Friday night's fixture, with a shuttle bus being available from the city centre to CCS from 5:30pm.
You can head to Cardiff Bus' website for more information, and check their social media channels for updates on the day.
With Wednesday's match against Fulham kicking off at 7:45pm, the gates for CCS will be opening an hour and a half before at 6:15pm, giving you plenty of time to get settled in and find your seats!
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.
On Friday night at CCS there will be a bucket collection around the ground in aid of Jeff Stelling's March for Men campaign. Having already completed 25 walking marathons which raised nearly £800,000 for Prostate Cancer UK, Jeff Stelling is back for another life-saving journey this September.
On September 7th, Jeff will take part in his walking marathon in South Wales, travelling from Newport County's Rodney Parade to CCS and then finishing at the Principality Stadium. For more information, click here.
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. Keep an eye out for a visit to the Family Stand by a First Team player also, as they'll be available for photo's and autographs beforehand ahead of kick-off!
This season's third 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 'keeper Alex Smithies! 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!
Meanwhile in the USW Stand, we have pre-match entertainment coming to City supporters in the form of live music! Friday night's live music act is acoustic duo Bowen & Moore! The duo, who were a very popular addition to the stage during last season, will take to the stage at 7pm to get the crowds going before heading into the stands.
If you're in the USW Stand ahead ahead of kick-off on Wednesday evening, you'd better not miss this pre-match warm-up!
Cardiff City kick-off their match against Fulham at 7:45pm! Don't miss a second of the action by ensuring that you're in your seat ahead of the starting whistle.
See you at CCS!