Birmingham vs Cardiff LIVE: Goal updates and line ups from St Andrew’s
6.50pm: The line ups are out. Birmingham’s record signing Jota is on the bench while Cardiff make one change.
Birmingham: Kuszczak, Colin, Morrison, Roberts, Grounds, Davis, Ndoye, Kieftenbeld, Maghoma, Adams, Vassell
Subs: Trueman, Dean, Gleeson, Gardner, Jota, Gallagher, Jutkiewicz
Cardiff: Etheridge, Peltier, Ecuele Manga, Morrison, Bennett, Bamba, Bryson, Ralls, Hoilett, Mendez-Laing, Zohore
Subs: Murphy, Tomlin, Ward, Feeney, Connolly, Gunnarsson, Damour
6.45pm: Welcome to Express Sport‘s live coverage of Birmingham vs Cardiff. Line ups to follow in a minute.
Steve Cotterill takes charge of Blues for the first time since replacing Harry Redknapp in the dugout.
“It’s a great moment for me,” he said.
“It’s a real family club and you just get the sense that everyone is in it together.
Birmingham could have record signing Jota available after a hamstring injury.
Cardiff boss Neil Warnock is delighted with his side’s start to the campaign but is refusing to get carried away.
“I don’t think there’s any expectations on us,” Warnock said.
“We don’t have to worry about that, as I don’t think our fans expected anything other than, ‘Can we try and get in the play-offs?’.
“I won’t let anyone get carried away – not even our fans. I don’t mind them dreaming, but not getting carried away.
Aron Gunnarsson will be assessed after helping Iceland to World Cup qualification.
Source : EXPRESS