Cardiff v Huddersfield. Team News

Last updated : 01 December 2020 By Michael Morris

Tuesday December 1st, ko 7:00pm

Cardiff City: Smithies; Bacuna, Morrison, Nelson, Bennett; Wilson, Vaulks, Ralls, Ojo; Harris Moore.


Subs: Phillips, Bamba, Bagan, Cunningham, Pack, Murphy, Hoilett, Whyte, Glatzel.

Match facts

  • In all competitions Cardiff are unbeaten in their last 13 matches against Huddersfield Town (W9 D4) since a 1-0 defeat in January 2003.
  • Huddersfield have lost seven of their last eight away games against Cardiff (D1), including a 2-1 defeat last season.
  • Cardiff’s current run of 12 league matches unbeaten against Huddersfield is bettered only by their runs against Halifax Town (16 games between 1975 and 2001) and Leeds United (16 games between 1984 and 2015) in the Football League.
  • Huddersfield Town are looking to win away against both Swansea and Cardiff in a league season for the first time since 1989/90 under manager Eoin Hand.
  • Huddersfield’s two away wins this season have come in their last five on the road (D1 L2), though the Terriers are winless in their last two away games (D1 L1).

Match Officials:

Assistants: Simon Beck and Scott Ledger
Fourth Official : Peter Wright