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Zaha, Jones set for Cardiff move?

Wilfried Zaha
Zaha has been restricted to just four appearances for United this season.
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Wilfried Zaha and Kenwyne Jones are at St. George's Park for medicals ahead of their proposed moves to Cardiff City, according to reports.

It is understood that England Under-21 winger Zaha will join Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side on loan for the remainder of the season for a fee in the region of £1.5million.

The 21-year-old has been restricted to just four appearances for Manchester United this season, one of which came in the Community Shield win over Wigan. A move to south Wales would allow the former Crystal Palace man some much needed regular first-team action.

With Theo Walcott ruled out of the World Cup later this year, Zaha will no doubt hope to catch the eye of England manager Roy Hodgson during his loan spell at Cardiff.

Meanwhile, Stoke striker Jones is set to join Cardiff in a swap deal that will see Nigeria international Peter Odemwingie move the other way. Jones was fined and dropped earlier this month after sending a text message to Mark Hughes the night before Stoke's 5-3 home Premier League defeat to Liverpool on January 12 saying he was not available to play.

Speaking to Sky Sports News upon arrival at St. George's Park, Jones said: "Of course (I'm excited about the move). It's playing football so I'm really happy to go and try and help Cardiff City stay in the Premier League."

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