1986–87 Cardiff City F.C. season

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Cardiff City
Season 1986–87
League Football League Fourth Division
Manager Frank Burrows
League position 15th
Top goalscorer League: Paul Wimbleton (8)
All: Paul Wimbleton (11)
FA Cup 4th round
League Cup 4th round
Welsh Cup 4th round
Previous season 1985–86
Next season 1987–88

The 1986–87 season was Cardiff City F.C.'s 60th season in the Football League. They competed in the 24-team Division Four, then the fourth tier of English football, finishing fifteenth.

Players[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
-- England GK Graham Moseley
-- Wales GK Mel Rees
-- Wales DF Terry Boyle
-- England DF Phil Brignull
-- England DF Mike Ford
-- England DF Andy Kerr
-- Wales DF Jason Perry
-- England DF Nick Platnauer
-- England DF Steve Sherlock
-- Wales MF Gareth Davies
-- Wales MF Brian Flynn
-- Wales MF David Giles
-- Wales MF Jason Gummer
-- England MF Steve Mardenborough
No. Position Player
-- Wales MF Chris Marustik
-- England MF Paul McLoughlin
-- Wales MF Tarki Micallef
-- England MF Alan Rogers
-- Wales MF Nigel Vaughan
-- England MF Paul Wheeler
-- England MF Paul Wimbleton
-- England FW Kevin Bartlett
-- Wales FW Alan Curtis
-- England FW Dean Horrix
-- Wales FW Chris Pike
-- England FW Tony Simmons
-- England FW Robbie Turner

Table[edit]

Pos Team Pl W D L F A GD Pts
1. Northampton Town 46 30 9 7 103 53  +50 99
2. Preston North End 46 26 12 8 72 47  +25 90
3. Southend United 46 25 5 16 68 55  +13 80
4. Wolverhampton Wanderers 46 24 7 15 69 50  +19 79
5. Colchester United 46 21 7 18 64 56  +8 70
6. Aldershot 46 20 10 16 64 57  +7 70
7. Orient 46 20 9 17 64 61  +3 69
8. Scunthorpe United 46 18 12 16 73 57  +16 66
9. Wrexham 46 15 20 11 70 51  +19 65
10. Peterborough United 46 17 14 15 57 50  +7 65
11. Cambridge United 46 17 11 18 60 62  -2 62
12. Swansea City 46 17 11 18 56 61  -5 62
13. Cardiff City 46 15 16 15 48 50  -2 61
14. Exeter City 46 11 23 12 53 49  +4 56
15. Halifax Town 46 15 10 21 59 74  -15 55
16. Hereford United 46 14 11 21 60 61  -1 53
17. Crewe Alexandra 46 13 14 19 70 72  -2 53
18. Hartlepool United 46 11 18 17 44 65  -21 51
19. Stockport County 46 13 12 21 40 69  -29 51
20. Tranmere Rovers 46 11 17 18 54 72  -18 50
21. Rochdale 46 11 17 18 54 73  -19 50
22. Burnley 46 12 13 21 53 74  -21 49
23. Torquay United 46 10 18 18 56 72  -16 48
24. Lincoln City 46 12 12 22 45 65  -20 48
Key
Promoted to Division Three
Qualified for the promotion/relegation playoffs
Relegated to the Conference

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