Ronan Loughney, Eoghan Masterson and Stacey Ili have all recently returned to full fitness.
Conor Carey (foot) is continuing his recovery from his foot injury and will return to play in mid-March.
Ivan Soroka (knee) is progressing well following minor knee surgery and is due for a return in early March.
Andrew Browne (ankle) is continuing his rehabilitation from ankle surgery and will return to play in the next few weeks.
Marnitz Boshoff (shoulder) is progressing well in his rehabilitation and will return to play in mid-March.
Both Bundee Aki (ankle) and Eoin Griffin (chest) are continuing their rehabilitation and are due to return to play in the next few weeks.
Cian Kelleher (hamstring) is progressing well and is due to return in the coming weeks.
Josh Rowland (knee) is undergoing rehabilitation under the supervision of the medical and fitness team and will return to play in mid-March.
Darragh Leader (hand) is progressing well and due to return in March.
CARDIFF BLUES v CONNACHT RUGBY
Sunday February 12th 2017
At BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park
Kick off 1.05pm
Live on S4C
Referee: Marius Mitrea (FIR, 61st competition game)
Assistant Referees: Elia Rizzo (FIR), Aled Evans (WRU)
Citing Commissioner: John Charles (WRU)
TMO: Stefano Penne (FIR)