Oxford United 1-2 Cardiff City

Peter Whittingham celebrates his goal

Filip Kiss and Peter Whittingham were the scorers as Cardiff City beat Oxford United at the Kassam Stadium.

Whittingham gave Cardiff the lead on 16 minutes, scoring with a free-kick from 25 yards after Kiss had been fouled by Adam Chapman.

Kiss doubled Cardiff's lead in the second half when he pounced on a loose ball after Ryan Clarke had saved Whittingham's effort.

Alfie Potter pulled a goal back with 15 minutes remaining.