Joe Ralls signs Cardiff City professional contract

Joe Rolls
Rolls has featured for Cardiff in this season's Carling Cup

Academy graduate Joe Ralls has signed his first professional contract with Cardiff City.

The 17-year-old striker began as a Schoolboy with home town club Aldershot Town before joining Farnborough, where he was spotted by Cardiff scouts.

Ralls featured for the Bluebirds in this season's Carling Cup matches against Oxford and Huddersfield.

"It's a fantastic feeling to have signed professionally with a club like Cardiff City," said Ralls.