Defender Danny Gabbidon is set to return to Cardiff City nearly a decade after leaving the club.
Gabbidon is due to sign a contract until the end of the season with an option to join the coaching set up at the Cardiff City Stadium.
The 35 year-old has trained with the Bluebirds this summer after being released by Crystal Palace.
Gabbidon made over 200 appearances for the south Wales club before joining West Ham in 2005.
Cardiff City face West Ham in the third round of the Capital One Cup tonight.
The Bluebirds travel to Upton Park after their 1-0 Premier League defeat against Tottenham on Sunday.
With both teams having won one, drawn two and lost two of their five league matches so far, its set to be an interesting match.
Cardiff City Stadium welcomes Premier League football for the first time in its history today when Manchester City travel to Wales to take on the Bluebirds.
The last time they met was in the FA Cup in 1994 when Cardiff beat the side 1-0.
If Craig Bellamy is chosen in the side, he'll face his former club where he spent two seasons between 2009-2011.
27,000 fans are expected to descend on the capital today and the British Transport Police have stepped up their presence on public transport ahead of the busy football season.
The match kicks off today at 4pm.
Over 2,000 people are expected to take part in a walk through Cardiff today to celebrate 100 years of the bluebird logo for Cardiff City FC.
The supporters group Bluebirds Unite will walk from Cardiff Castle to the stadium ahead of the club's Premier League debut at home to Manchester City.
In 2012, Cardiff City FC was rebranded by the club's Malaysian owner Sri Vincent Tan that saw the side's kit change from blue to red and the traditional bluebird crest replaced with a dragon.
Cardiff City have signed Chillean international Gary Medel from Seville, breaking their transfer record for the third time this summer.
The 26 year old, who's made 51 appearances for his country, watched his new team mates beat Athletic Bilbao 2-1 in a pre-season game yesterday, as Richard Morgan reports.
Cardiff City have won their final pre-season warm up against Athletic Bilbao.
Goals from Peter Whittingham and Frazier Campbell helped the Bluebirds to a 2 - 1 win.
Cardiff City were a goal to the good at half time in their final pre-season friendly against Spanish side Athletic Bilbao. Despite being largely starved of possession, Peter Whittingham scored on the stroke of half time to give the home side the lead going into the break.
Cardiff City face Spanish La Liga’s Athletic Bilbao at home today. It's the Bluebirds’ last game before the Barclays Premier League kick-off against West Ham United next weekend.
Kick off: 3pm
Cardiff City fan Gwyn Davies is disappointed at the reaction of some fans to the now-abandoned investment plan for the club. "You'd think they were asking for blood!" he said
"They've asked us to change to a red shirt... for a hundred million pounds!"
"We would still have been Cardiff City" he added.