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Peter Odemwingie takes a shot. Steven Caulker gets a block in.
The ball is crossed by Geoff Cameron.
The referee blows for the end of the match.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Gary Medel by Peter Odemwingie.
Clearance by Kevin Theophile-Catherine.
Clearance made by Gary Medel.
Jonathan Walters takes the chance to get an effort at goal and hits the bar.
The ball is swung over by Marc Muniesa.
Oussama Assaidi has an effort at goal. A parry by David Marshall prevents the goal.
Corner taken by Peter Whittingham from the right by-line.
Fraizer Campbell sends in a cross.
Clearance made by Peter Whittingham.
Peter Odemwingie takes a shot. David Marshall parries the ball away.
Jonathan Walters joins the action as a substitute, replacing Stephen Ireland.
The referee shows Peter Crouch a yellow card.
(Cardiff) makes a substitution, with Declan John coming on for Fabio Da Silva.
Peter Odemwingie concedes a free kick for a foul on Fabio Da Silva.
The assistant referee signals for offside against Fraizer Campbell.
Mats Daehli goes off and Kenwyne Jones comes on.
Clearance made by Steven Caulker.
Centre by Geoff Cameron.
Oussama Assaidi on for Marko Arnautovic.
Peter Crouch gets a header at goal. David Marshall catches the ball.
Corner taken by Stephen Ireland.
Centre by Marc Muniesa.
Foul by Juan Cala on Peter Odemwingie, free kick awarded.
Ryan Shawcross makes a clearance.
Clearance made by Marc Muniesa.
Clearance made by Marc Wilson.
Juan Cala manages to make a clearance.
Clearance by Steven Nzonzi.
Jordon Mutch produces a cross.
Stephen Ireland takes a brilliant shot and cleared the bar.
Jordon Mutch goes into the referee's book.
Free kick taken by Ryan Shawcross.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Wilfried Zaha by Marc Muniesa.
The ball is crossed by Peter Odemwingie.
Fraizer Campbell concedes a free kick for a foul on Steven Nzonzi.
Unfair challenge on Marko Arnautovic by Fraizer Campbell results in a free kick.
(Cardiff) makes a substitution, with Wilfried Zaha coming on for Bo-Kyung Kim.
The ball is swung over by Marko Arnautovic.
Marc Muniesa delivers the ball.
Kevin Theophile-Catherine manages to make a clearance.
Asmir Begovic takes the free kick.
Steven Caulker takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Asmir Begovic fumbles the ball.
Corner taken by Peter Whittingham.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Peter Whittingham.
Jordon Mutch crosses the ball.
Headed chance falls to Fraizer Campbell. Glenn Whelan gets a block in.
Shot by Fraizer Campbell missed to the left of goal.
Clearance made by Ryan Shawcross.
Marc Wilson challenges Fraizer Campbell unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Peter Whittingham scores a penalty. Cardiff 1-1 Stoke.
Penalty awarded for a foul by Steven Nzonzi on Fraizer Campbell.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Peter Whittingham.
Fabio Da Silva crosses the ball.
The referee gets the second half started.
The referee calls an end to the first half.
Marko Arnautovic scores a penalty. Cardiff 0-1 Stoke.
Peter Odemwingie gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Juan Cala.
Foul by Bo-Kyung Kim on Peter Odemwingie, Penalty awarded.
Steven Caulker manages to make a clearance.
Marko Arnautovic fouled by Peter Whittingham, the ref awards a free kick.
The ball is sent over by Marko Arnautovic.
Gary Medel restarts play with the free kick.
Glenn Whelan gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kevin Theophile-Catherine.
Marc Muniesa restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Kevin Theophile-Catherine on Marko Arnautovic.
Shot comes in from Peter Whittingham from the free kick. A parry by Asmir Begovic prevents the goal.
Marc Wilson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Fraizer Campbell.
Steven Caulker makes a clearance.
Marko Arnautovic takes a shot. Steven Caulker gets a block in.
Shot by Peter Crouch missed to the left of goal.
Unfair challenge on Fabio Da Silva by Peter Crouch results in a free kick.
Jordon Mutch sends in a cross.
Marc Muniesa on for Erik Pieters.
Peter Odemwingie has an effort at goal. A parry by David Marshall prevents the goal.
Header by Steven Caulker misses to the right of the target.
Fraizer Campbell has an effort at goal. Blocked by Marc Wilson.
Jordon Mutch takes a shot and went wide of the right hand post.
Steven Caulker takes the free kick.
Marko Arnautovic challenges Kevin Theophile-Catherine unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Corner taken by Peter Whittingham from the left by-line.
Jordon Mutch takes a shot. Erik Pieters gets a block in.
Geoff Cameron manages to make a clearance.
The ball is crossed by Marko Arnautovic.
Kevin Theophile-Catherine fouled by Peter Crouch, the ref awards a free kick.
Peter Crouch concedes a free kick for a foul on Juan Cala.
Foul by Stephen Ireland on Steven Caulker, free kick awarded.
Free kick crossed by Stephen Ireland.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Peter Odemwingie by Fabio Da Silva.
Marko Arnautovic crosses the ball.
Erik Pieters makes a clearance.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Bo-Kyung Kim by Steven Nzonzi.
Jordon Mutch has an effort at goal. Asmir Begovic parries the ball away.
The ball is sent over by Fabio Da Silva.
Shot by Mats Daehli. Blocked by Ryan Shawcross.
The referee gets the game underway.
Jones could return for Cardiff
Cardiff manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has reported no fresh injury concerns ahead of Saturday's Barclays Premier League clash at home to Stoke.
Winger Craig Noone remains sidelined due to an abdominal injury, but Kenwyne Jones could feature against his former club after he missed last weekend's 1-0 victory over Southampton following a blow to the kidneys suffered during the Crystal Palace game seven days earlier.
Aron Gunnarsson, who has been linked to an alleged leak of team information,will also be invovled.
Cardiff's immediate challenge is to halt a Stoke side that has lost just one of its last seven league games.
The Bluebirds, in contrast, are three points from safety with just four games left, although they will hope to summon the spirit of Southampton last weekend when they claimed an unexpected 1-0 win at St Mary's.
"With Aron's situation the last couple of days it has probably brought the team closer," goalkeeper David Marshall said.
"That was one of our main strengths last year, how tight the group was, and even though the things we have gone through this year - the change of manager, change of personnel and staff - it has remained like that.
"It probably felt as if we had a point to prove after the Palace game and all the stuff that came out before Southampton, and that showed in our performance."
Mark Hughes has warned his Stoke players there can be no relaxation now they have done enough to be sure of Premier League football next season.
Last weekend's 1-0 win over Newcastle left the Potters 13 points clear of the relegation battle but as they prepare for Saturday's trip to Wales, Hughes has demanded his team maintain the momentum which assured them of safety.
Stoke are 10th in the table, and if they can hold on to that position or even improve it it will be their highest ever finish in the Premier League, with former manager Tony Pulis and his Crystal Palace side those putting on the pressure behind.
"We haven't allowed the season to drift to its conclusion, and we aren't going to allow that to happen," Hughes said. "We are chasing targets that we have set ourselves, and if we can reach them then it will have been a very good season for us.
"Achieving one or two things that the club haven't done before would be fantastic. We won't sit here and pat ourselves on the back because we have had a good run of results because we have achieved nothing yet."
Cardiff reignited their survival hopes with victory at Saints, leaving them three points behind Norwich and the promise of safety.
"They will be buoyed by their recent win at Southampton and they will be determined to build upon that," Hughes said. "They are very much involved in a relegation fight so they are desperate to register maximum points on Saturday.
"Back to back wins can do wonders for you, so a lot of the emphasis for them this week would be to make sure they follow up last weekend's victory with another against ourselves.
"It will be important for us not to allow them to gain a foothold on the game because if they do that then we will be under pressure.
"We want to assert ourselves on them and try to take the game away from them. We are playing well and we are picking up points so it is a fixture we are all looking forward to."
Charlie Adam should be available for the match after an operation on his broken nose earlier in the week, but Matthew Etherington remains out while the match is probably too soon for Oussama Assaidi.
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