Cardiff City: Defender Fabio out for four to six weeks

Fabio in action for Cardiff City
Fabio has played two internationals for Brazil

Cardiff City's Fabio has been ruled out for at least a month with a foot injury after the 0-0 draw at Ipswich.

The 25-year-old Brazil international full-back was injured in the 31st minute at Portman Road and replaced by Scott Malone.

A scan has revealed ligament damage which will keep him out of the team for four to six weeks.

Fabio has played 12 times this season in a defence which has managed four consecutive clean sheets.

Cardiff are ninth in the Championship, and face Leeds United at Elland Road on Tuesday.