Robinson targets Cup glory
Fly-half hoping to leave Cherry and Whites feeling the Blues
Last Updated: 29/03/09 3:52pm
Robinson: Final wish
Blues fly-half Nicky Robinson has underlined his determination to haunt future club Gloucester by leading Cardiff to victory in the EDF Energy Cup final.
"Hopefully Dean Ryan will see why he signed me and maybe chuck a few more zeros on the end of the contract!"
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Robinson helped the Blues book a Twickenham showdown with Gloucester on April 18 after a hard-fought 11-5 semi-final victory over Northampton at the Ricoh Arena on Saturday.
The 27-year-old Wales international will swap the Arms Park for Kingsholm in the summer but insists there will be no divided loyalties when Cardiff and Gloucester go head to head for a third time this season.
"It is quite ironic how things work out but I owe all the boys here and just want to pick something up," Robinson said.
"Hopefully Dean Ryan (Gloucester director of rugby) will see why he signed me and maybe chuck a few more zeros on the end of the contract!
"It was a big decision but I felt like I needed a new experience and it was great to have an offer from a club like Gloucester.
"Leaving Cardiff when things are going well was always going to be difficult but I think with Gloucester I am moving to a side that is looking for silverware and to win things.
"Hopefully they will still be looking for that silverware next year."
Should Cardiff overcome Gloucester they will end a nine-year trophy drought since winning the Welsh-Scottish league title back in 2000.