Rovers make four changes from the side that knocked Stoke City out of the FA Cup on Saturday.
Grant Hanley and Jason Steele return to the eleven, whilst weekend substitutes Craig Conway and Corry Evans also start.
Simon Eastwood, Lee Williamson and Shane Duffy drop to the bench and Ben Marshall is ruled out with a shoulder injury.
The home side make two changes from their draw with Brighton as Eoin Doyle and Matthew Kennedy come into the side.
CARDIFF: Marshall (c), Peltier, Malone, Ecuele Manga, Whittingham, Jones, Noone, Gunnarsson, Doyle, Kennedy, Morrison.
Subs: Moore (GK), Adeyemi, Connolly , Ralls, O'Keefe, Revel, Harris.
ROVERS: Steele, Henley, Hanley (c), Kilgallon, Olsson, Taylor, Cairney, Evans, Conway, Gestede, King.
Subs: Eastwood, Spurr, Brown, Rhodes, Williamson, Duffy, Spearing.