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Ex-Fulham man Dikgacoi recovers from injury to face Cardiff

14:41 22 September 2012

Kagisho Dikgacoi scored his third goal of the season for Palace. Photo credit: Andrew Matthews/EMPICS

Kagisho Dikgacoi scored his third goal of the season for Palace. Photo credit: Andrew Matthews/EMPICS

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Team news: Crystal Palace v Cardiff City

Crystal Palace’s Kagisho Dikgacoi starts against Cardiff City having made a speedy recovery from the concussion he suffered against Nottingham Forest.

The former Fulham midfielder has scored two goals in his last two appearances for Dougie Freedman’s side, and takes his place in the centre of midfield.

Palace make two changes to the side that drew 1-1 with Forest last time out, with Joel Ward and Dean Moxey making way for Jonathan Parr and Andre Moritz.

Crystal Palace: Speroni, Blake, Delaney, Ramage, Parr, Jedinak ( c ), Dikgacoi, Moritz, Zaha, Murray, Bolasie. Subs: Price, Ward, Goodwillie, Garvan, Wilbraham, Williams, Moxey

Cardiff City: Marshall, McNaughton, Hudson ( c ), Connolly, Taylor, Smith, Cowie, Gunnarsson, Whittingham, Helguson, Bellamy. Subs: Lewis, Kiss, Turner, Velikonja, Bo-Kyung, Noone, Mason

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