Cardiff Confirm Second Signing Within 24 Hours With Capture Of Greg Cunningham In £4m Deal From Preston

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CARDIFF CITY have confirmed their second signing within 24 hours after securing Greg Cunningham from Preston.

The 27-year-old left-back penned a three-year contract with the newly-promoted Bluebirds in a deal worth £4million.

Twitter @CardiffCityFc Cardiff have confirmed the signing of Greg Cunningham

His arrival follows the capture of Norwich winger Josh Murphy for £10m yesterday.

Neil Warnock is wasting no time in bolstering his Cardiff squad ahead of their return to the Premier League.

And the experienced manager is delighted with his latest acquisition.

He told the club’s official website: “It’s fair to say that I’ve been an admirer of Greg for a number of years and that he’s consistently been one of the best left-sided defenders for club and country.

Sportsfile The Republic of Ireland star has joined from Preston in a £4million deal

Mark Robinson – The Sun The left-back has signed a three-year contract at the Bluebirds

“We’re delighted to have his experience and knowledge so as to supplement Joe Bennett who had a great time last season.

“I anticipate that Greg coming in will give us a lot of strength down that left-hand side.”

Cunningham, a Republic of Ireland international, began his career with Manchester City but left in 2012 for Bristol City following loan spells at Leicester and Nottingham Forest.

He spent three years at Ashton Gate prior to moving to Deepdale in 2015.

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