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Jones turns up the heat on Ridsdale; Ninian files Bluebirds diary with Terry Phillips.

Byline: Terry Phillips

DAVE Jones
This article is about the football manager. For the California politician and Assemblymember, see Dave Jones (politician).
David Ronald (Dave) Jones (born August 17 1956 in Liverpool) is an English football manager currently in charge of Cardiff City.
 cranked up the pressure on Cardiff City chairman Peter Ridsdale on the way back from Reading.

Manager Jones, who is keen to bring in a couple of loan players, drove his own car back along the M4 and threatened Ridsdale - with an ejector ejector
(ijektr),
n by common usage, a device used to remove debris and fluids by negative pressure. Another term is
aspirator. See also aspirator.
 seat exit!

"The chairman had to sit next to me all the way back and I worked on forcing his hand," said Jones.

"I had the ejector seat button ready in case he said no."

City certainly need a striker in now that Ross McCormack's return has been delayed by probably two weeks.

Jones would love to sign a Premier targetman on loan, plus a second loanee to operate just off a big man.
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Publication:South Wales Echo (Cardiff, Wales)
Date:Sep 19, 2009
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