Exeter City have announced that Cardiff City will be visiting the Park on Thursday 28th July 2016, for a friendly match. Kick off will be at 7.30pm.
The former English Premier League side finished 8th in the Championship, 6 points adrift of the last play off place.
The last visit by Cardiff to SJP in a competitive match, was back in November 2002 for a LDV Vans Trophy match. The Bluebirds went away 3-0 victors that night.
Cardiff is also the Club we signed Steve Flack from, for £10k, in September 1996.
The full schedule of pre-season friendlies is now:-
- Friday 8th July – 7:45pm – Weymouth FC vs Exeter City – Bob Lucas Stadium
- Saturday 16th July – 3:00pm – Exeter City vs Bristol Rovers – St James Park
- Tuesday 19th July – 7:45pm – Bodmin Town vs Exeter City – Priory Park
- Thursday 21st July – 7:45pm – Truro City vs Exeter City – Treyew Road
- Friday 22nd July – 7:30pm – Exeter City vs Burton Albion – St James Park
- Tuesday 26th July – 7:30pm – Taunton Town vs Exeter City – Viridor Stadium
- Thursday 28th July – 7.30pm – Exeter City vs Cardiff City – St James park