Coventry City remain 19th in the Championship table after last night's 1-1 draw at Leeds United.
Southampton top the table after a 1-0 home win against second placed West Ham. Middlesbrough are third despite losing 2-0 at Nottingham Forest whilst Derby are fourth after being pegged backed to a 2-2 draw at Reading thanks to a brace from former City target Adam Le Fondre.
Palace went fifth after a 1-0 win over bottom side Bristol City and Ipswich are sixth after beating Portsmouth by the same score.
Doncaster are second bottom after losing 2-1 at Blackpool and Millwall have slipped back into the bottom three after a 1-1 home draw with Brighton.
Former Coventry City midfielder Aron Gunnarsson scored for Cardiff but the Bluebirds lost 4-3 at Peterborough, whilst Barnsley beat Burnley who travel to the Ricoh Arena on Saturday 2-0