After a busy and eventful window for The Bluebirds, we take a closer look at each of their summer signings.
The pair left Aston Villa earlier this week.
The defender has joined Cardiff City on a free transfer.
Villa had previously blocked the defender's move to Sheffield Wednesday.
The 27-year-old striker and former Reading midfielder will both miss Saturday's clash with Bristol City along with left-back Joe Bennett.
The left-back has been told he can leave Villa Park.
It is one year to the day since the left-back last played for Aston Villa.
The left-back is currently not in Roberto Di Matteo's plans at Villa Park.
A select round-up of the latest transfer news relating to Aston Villa…
The left-back looks set to complete a permanent return to Hillsborough after his loan spell last term.