Tommy Smith and Matthew Connolly are named in Cardiff's starting eleven to face Bristol City after completing moves from QPR earlier in the week.
Smith comes in for Craig Bellamy and Connolly for Ben Turner - neither of whom feature in the match-day squad.
On the bench, first-year professional Ben Nugent is named after impressing as captain of the Development squad against Brighton in midweek.
Cardiff City side to face Bristol City: Marshall, McNaughton, Taylor, Hudson, Connolly, Whittingham, Cowie, Gunnarsson, Mutch, Smith, Helguson. Subs: Lewis, Kiss, Velikonja, Earnshaw, Mason, Ralls, Nugent.