The game between Cardiff City and Portsmouth in the Championship on 21st January 2012 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.

Footymad preview History of the Cardiff City v Portsmouth fixture

Portsmouth face a trip to Cardiff City at Cardiff City Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 29 games played, Pompey have recorded 10 wins, and Cardiff City have come away with 12 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in April 2011, with Cardiff City running out comfortable 3-0 winners in a Championship match.