Last-gasp leveller is
SOL BAMBA equalised deep in stoppage time to rescue Cardiff from defeat to Sheffield Wednesday.
The centre-half struck from close range in the fourth minute of added time after Kieren Westwood had pushed out Lee Tomlin’s free-kick to Nathaniel Mendez-Laing.
Gary Hooper had earlier scored for the fourth successive league game – their first time he had achieved that feat since playing for Celtic in 2013.
After a flat first period – in which Wednesday were the better side – Cardiff began to show the energy which has been behind their strong start to the season.
Junior Hoilett and Mendez-Laing both went close to equalising and Joe Bennett wasted a great opportunity in stoppage time before Bamba’s point-saver.
Bluebirds boss Neil Warnock said: “Both Sheffield Wednesday and ourselves are two of the better sides in the league.
“They have the purists and we have the never-say-die attitude and some good players as well.
“It’s like winning a game, I’ve been on the other end of matches like that and you’re distraught because you