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, citing the youngster as a potential future Cardiff City captain.Ben Nugent had some incredibly positive words to say about young centre back Malky MackayAfter his strong Championship debut against Middlesbrough

“Ben has captained our development side at a very young age and is someone who from day one of pre-season has kept improving and desperately wants to learn - and that’s a nice little combination to have,” he said

“You can see constant improvement in him, and there is a lot of potential there. It’s early days, but what I have seen in six months, bearing in mind I was a centre back and I’ve seen a lot of youngsters come through, Ben is someone if he keeps progressing, I think he will probably end up captaining Cardiff City one day.”

.commentary coming live and direct on Cardiff City PlayerBen has travelled with the squad for the double header against Barnsley and Derby County. We’ll find out whether he continues his first team adventure on Saturday,