Solskjaer set to rotate squad for Newcastle clash
New Cardiff manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is likely to rotate the Bluebirds squad for his first game in charge at Newcastle in the FA Cup.
Having observed the games against Sunderland and Arsenal, the Norwegian is expected to hand the likes of Joe Lewis, Mark Hudson and Declan John chances to impress.
Craig Noone and Gary Medel could be rested while Craig Bellamy is still struggling with a knee injury.
Provisional squad: Marshall, Connolly, Caulker, Hudson, Turner, Whittingham, Medel, Cornelius, Campbell, Odemwingie, Brayford, Kim, Smith, Noone, Gunnarsson, Mutch, Cowie, Mason, Maynard, McNaughton, Theophile-Catherine, Lewis, John.