examining the final destinations of the last five managers of Cardiff City
In recent years, Cardiff City has gone through a number of managers as the Bluebirds attempt to compete for promotion back to the Premier League.
Since Cardiff’s relegation to the second level, the past two seasons have been challenging.
Cardiff had the humiliating experience of losing four local derbies to Swansea City despite finishing the league towards the bottom of the standings.
In 2022–2023, the club narrowly avoided relegation by finishing five points ahead of Reading in 22nd place.
The EFL deducted six points from the Royals, which made the difference between Reading’s relegation to League One and Cardiff’s retention in the Championship.
Where are the five previous Cardiff City managers now?
Erol Bulut has since been placed in charge of the team in an attempt to turn things around, with the Turk enjoying a positive start to life in Wales.
Here we look at the men who came before the 48-year-old, to see where they have ended up since leaving Cardiff…
Hudson has since made his return to coaching, taking on a role as part of Paul Heckingbottom’s backroom staff at Sheffield United.