Club News
Joe Mason is named to make his first start of the Championship season against Birmingham City on Tuesday.

The striker replaces the injured Tommy Smith who's struggling with a groin strain. Otherwise, the starting line-up is unchanged from Saturday's game with Blackpool.

In other news, Craig Conway returns to the match-day squad, named as he is among the substitutes.

Cardiff City side to face Birmingham City: Marshall, McNaughton, Taylor, Hudson (c), Connolly, Noone, Whittingham, Gunnarsson, Mason, Bellamy, Helguson. Subs: Lewis, Kiss, Turner, Cowie, Velikonja, Conway, Kim.

Birmingham City: Butland, Caldwell (c), Davies, Burke, Lovenkrands, Elliott, Fahey, Spector, Packwood, Lita, Robinson. Subs: Doyle, Mullins, King, Ambrose, Zigic, Redmond, Hurst.

Full match report and reaction to follow...