Forest will head into today’s match at the City Ground on the back of a 1-1 draw with Bolton Wanderers away from home at the Macron Stadium.
Dougie Freedman’s side have not made a great start to the 2015-16 Championship campaign and will be determined to pick up all three points today.
Meanwhile, visiting Cardiff will head into the clash at the City Ground on the back of a 2-1 defeat to Milton Keynes Dons away from home in the second round of the League Cup.
The Welsh outfit, though, won 2-0 against Wolverhampton Wanderers at the Cardiff City Stadium in the Championship last weekend.
It promises to be an exciting game at the City Ground, and this is how Forest and Cardiff will line up:
Nottingham Forest XI: De Vries, Lichaj, Mills (C), Hobbs, Pinillos, Mancienne, C. Burke, Ebecilio, Vaughan, Antonio, Walker
Subs: Evtimov, Grant, Osborn, O. Burke, Blackstock, Wilson, McDonagh
Cardiff City XI: