Cardiff City have enjoyed a fantastic season with Neil Warnock’s side boasting a six point cushion ahead of third place ahead of the weekend’s games.
They travel to Reading on Monday night looking for a fifth consecutive win which would see them create a bigger gap on at least one of the sides immediately below them, with Sheffield United taking on Bristol City this Friday night.
Despite their fine form though, many feel the January window could be critical for Cardiff if they are to maintain this magnifecent record.
Warnock isn’t blessed with the biggest squad in the league and he has had to work on a very restricted budget since he took over the Welsh club, and big funds won’t be available in January either.
Therefore, he will look to give himself more freedom in the market by letting players go, although there aren’t many that Cardiff would want to part with.
However, we’ve identified two players that will be desperate to leave the club on loan, which would take them off the wage bill in the process…