Cardiff snap up Chris Kirkland to help solve goalkeeping crisis

28 February 2011 02:23
Chris Kirkland has signed for Cardiff City on loan for the rest of the season to solve their goalkeeping crisis.

City will be without goalkeeper Tom Heaton who picked up a groin injury in the victory over Hull on Saturday.

Crisis: Chris Kirkland will be thrust straight into the Cardiff side

Back up goalkeeper David Marshall requires surgery on an elbow ligament injury which has been postponed for the last three weeks so Kirkland, 29, will be thrust into action immediately in their next game away to Nottingham Forest.

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Source: Daily_Mail

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