Watford vs Cardiff City (Latest Team News)
Cardiff City will leave a decision on striker Jay Bothroyd to the very last minute - Eddie Johnson and Ross McCormack hoping for the nod to replace him if unfit.
Elsewhere Steve McPhail and Peter Whittingham are anxiously awaiting a decision after ineffective displays against Bristol City. Chris Burke, Gavin Rae and Quincy are all hopeful of a recall.
Mark Kennedy and Darcy Blake are missing with hamstring injuries while goalkeepers Tom Heaton, Peter Enckelman and Dimi Konstantopoulos are all unavailable.
For Watford Grzegorz Rasiak is definitely out with a groin strain while in-form striker Tommy Smith is doubtful with a knee problem.
Jay DeMerit is hopeful of a recall after recovering from a knee problem but but left back Jon Harley is suspended.
Midfielders John Eustace and Al Bangura have both left on loan to join Derby and Brighton on loan.