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The referee blows for the end of the match.
Jack Colback scores a left footed goal. Cardiff 2-2 Sunderland.Valentin Roberge provided the assist for the goal.
Aron Gunnarsson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Steven Fletcher.
Clearance made by Ben Turner.
Emanuele Giaccherini takes the chance to get an effort at goal and missed to the right of the target.
Phil Bardsley has an effort at goal.
The ball is swung over by Jordon Mutch.
Sung-Yeung Ki delivers the ball.
Valentin Roberge takes a shot. David Marshall parries the effort to safety.
Clearance made by Steven Caulker.
Clearance by Gary Medel.
Steven Fletcher takes a shot. David Marshall catches the ball.
Andrea Dossena sends in a cross.
Jack Colback has an effort at goal and missed to the right of the net.
Craig Gardner takes a shot and missed to the right of the net.
Craig Gardner sends in a cross.
Phil Bardsley fouled by Peter Whittingham, the ref awards a free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Andreas Cornelius by Jack Colback.
Emanuele Giaccherini restarts play with the free kick.
Gary Medel gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jozy Altidore.
Shot by Steven Caulker cleared the net.
Andreas Cornelius comes on in place of Fraizer Campbell.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Valentin Roberge on Fraizer Campbell.
Phil Bardsley crosses the ball.
Shot by Steven Fletcher went wide right of the post.
Aron Gunnarsson comes on in place of Bo-Kyung Kim.
Peter Whittingham makes a clearance.
Jordon Mutch challenges Modibo Diakite unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Andrea Dossena delivers the ball.
Valentin Roberge takes the free kick.
Foul by Bo-Kyung Kim on Jack Colback, free kick awarded.
Craig Gardner replaces Sebastian Larsson.
Jack Colback is brought on as a substitute for Lee Cattermole.
Shot by Fraizer Campbell. Phil Bardsley gets a block in.
Andrea Dossena produces a cross.
Craig Noone goes off and Don Cowie comes on.
Jozy Altidore takes a shot. David Marshall catches the ball.
Ben Turner makes a clearance.
The ball is swung over by Craig Noone.
Foul by Fraizer Campbell on Phil Bardsley, free kick awarded.
Shot by Emanuele Giaccherini. Ben Turner gets a block in.
Jordon Mutch manages to make a clearance.
Steven Fletcher gets a header at goal.
Peter Whittingham takes the free kick.
Phil Bardsley concedes a free kick for a foul on Fraizer Campbell.
Bo-Kyung Kim booked for unsporting behaviour.
Fraizer Campbell scores a right footed goal. Cardiff 2-0 Sunderland.Assist on the goal came from Jordon Mutch.
David Marshall takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Steven Fletcher on Declan John.
Clearance made by Kevin Theophile-Catherine.
Sung-Yeung Ki takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Sung-Yeung Ki by Bo-Kyung Kim.
Free kick taken by Sebastian Larsson.
Unfair challenge on Lee Cattermole by Bo-Kyung Kim results in a free kick.
Centre by Phil Bardsley.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Peter Whittingham.
Header by Jordon Mutch misses right.
Andrea Dossena challenges Bo-Kyung Kim unfairly and gives away a free kick.
The referee starts the second half.
The ref blows to end the first period.
Clearance by Valentin Roberge.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Emanuele Giaccherini.
Steven Fletcher joins the action as a substitute, replacing Fabio Borini.
Fraizer Campbell fouled by Modibo Diakite, the ref awards a free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Andrea Dossena by Craig Noone.
Corner taken by Sebastian Larsson from the left by-line.
Fabio Borini takes a shot. David Marshall parries the effort to safety.
Phil Bardsley delivers the ball.
Craig Noone takes a shot and went wide left of the net.
Unfair challenge on Kevin Theophile-Catherine by Sung-Yeung Ki results in a free kick.
Unfair challenge on Emanuele Giaccherini by Bo-Kyung Kim results in a free kick.
The ball is sent over by Kevin Theophile-Catherine.
Clearance made by Peter Whittingham.
Shot by Fabio Borini. David Marshall fumbles the ball.
Phil Bardsley manages to make a clearance.
Clearance made by Phil Bardsley.
Jozy Altidore takes a shot and missed to the right of the net.
Sung-Yeung Ki takes a shot. Parried by David Marshall back into danger.
Declan John has an effort at goal. Modibo Diakite gets a block in.
Shot by Craig Noone. Vito Mannone safely holds on.
Jordon Mutch produces a cross.
A cross is delivered by Emanuele Giaccherini.
Peter Whittingham fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick. Vito Mannone parries the effort to safety.
Valentin Roberge concedes a free kick for a foul on Fraizer Campbell.
Steven Caulker makes a clearance.
Free kick taken by Gary Medel.
Lee Cattermole receives a yellow card.
Lee Cattermole concedes a free kick for a foul on Jordon Mutch.
Fraizer Campbell gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Valentin Roberge.
The assistant referee signals for offside against Jozy Altidore.
Corner taken by Peter Whittingham from the left by-line.
Free kick taken by Vito Mannone.
Unfair challenge on Modibo Diakite by Ben Turner results in a free kick.
Corner taken by Peter Whittingham from the right by-line.
Bo-Kyung Kim has an effort at goal. Vito Mannone parries the effort to safety.
A cross is delivered by Craig Noone.
Jordon Mutch grabs a goal with a right foot finish. Cardiff 1-0 Sunderland.The assist for the goal came from Fraizer Campbell.
Header at goal by Jordon Mutch goes right of the post.
Craig Noone crosses the ball.
Craig Noone fouled by Valentin Roberge, the ref awards a free kick.
Vito Mannone restarts play with the free kick.
Booking for Jordon Mutch for unsporting behaviour.
The referee gets the game started.
Kerslake and McBride in charge
David Kerslake and Joe McBride will take charge of Cardiff for Saturday's Barclays Premier League clash with Sunderland after Malky Mackay was relieved of his duties.
Kerslake has served as Mackay's assistant manager at the Bluebirds, while McBride holds the role of first-team coach.
The decision was confirmed by the club in a statement which read: "David Kerslake and Joe McBride will be taking charge of the team for the match against Sunderland on Saturday December 28th at Cardiff City Stadium."
Kerslake recently stood in for Mackay at a heated press conference when the Scot's future was under intense scrutiny.
On Friday, Mackay left the club after two-and-a-half years in charge of the Bluebirds.
The 41-year-old's exit had been widely predicted after owner Vincent Tan last week sent him an email demanding he resign or be sacked.
That ultimatum was briefly lifted when chairman Mehmet Dalman stated Mackay would be in charge for the "foreseeable future", but the 3-0 Boxing Day defeat against Southampton proved to be the ex-Watford boss' last game at the helm.
A statement on the Cardiff website read: "The board of directors at Cardiff City Football Club have today relieved Malky Mackay of his duties.
"A new first-team manager will be appointed and announced in due course."
Mackay has often said he has felt sorry for the club's fans as Cardiff have found themselves in the headlines for the wrong reasons on several occasions.
But Tan laid the blame for that and his dismissal firmly at the now former manager's door.
"There has been a good deal of publicity generated by, and about, Mr Malky Mackay for the last few months," said Tan in a statement.
"Indeed, far too much dirty linen has been exposed to the public gaze but, I stress, not by me.
"Indeed, I have deliberately not responded to this, hoping that the club can be judged on its football rather than personalised arguments about who said what to whom.
"I have, however, regretfully concluded that it is no longer fair to the club, its players, its fans and the public more generally for this uncomfortable state of affairs to continue.
"Cardiff City Football Club means far too much to us all for it to be distracted by this."
There are no new injury concerns for the clash.
Gary Medel missed the defeat to Southampton due to flu but could be fit enough to feature against the Black Cats, while Andreas Cornelius and Declan John could start after coming off the bench on Boxing Day.
But Craig Bellamy will miss out again due to his ongoing knee injury.
Sunderland will again be without Wes Brown, while it remains to be seen whether or not his fellow defender John O'Shea is able to feature.
The pair missed the 1-0 Boxing Day win at Everton, with Brown starting a three-match suspension and O'Shea having been nursing a shoulder problem.
Definitely still ruled out through injury are goalkeeper Keiren Westwood (shoulder) and yet another defender, Carlos Cuellar (hip).
Boss Gus Poyet has urged his side to build on their superb win on Merseyside.
"The whole squad has to pull together - two games in three days is tough," he said following the win at Goodison Park," the boss said.
"We have quality players to call upon as [the likes of] Jozy Altidore and Adam Johnson were on the bench [at Everton].
"People keep forgetting we are unbeaten in four games - we're playing well. It's up to us to keep that belief going.
"Cardiff will be difficult. They are fighting for their lives but we need to make sure we're ready and perform to the best of our ability.
"We need to make it difficult for them on Saturday."
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