Stipulations dictate that players outside of the 25 are ineligible to feature in the Barclays Premier League until the opening of the January transfer window. At this stage, an updated list can be submitted.
Players under the age of 21 (born on or after January 1st 1992) do not need including in the 25 man squad. Andreas Cornelius, Declan John and Maxi Amondarain, for example, fall into this category and are thus not named. Malky Mackay is permitted to use an unlimited number of players under the age of 21.
Clubs are obliged to name a minimum of 8 homegrown players in their Barclays Premier League squads. Players in this category need not be British, but irrespective of nationality or age, must have been registered with an English or Welsh club for three years prior to their 21st birthday.
Cardiff City's Barclays Premier League squad for the 2013/14 season is as follows:
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