Mauricio Pinilla faces his former club, while Igor Budan has support from Eran Zahavi and Josip Ilicic as Cagliari welcome Palermo in the Derby delle Isole.
The Sicilians are without captain Fabrizio Miccoli due to an injury, joining Armin Bacinovic on the treatment table.
Coach Bortolo Mutti has chosen to use both trequartisti, Zahavi and Ilicic, as support for centre-forward Bogdani.
Cagliari miss Rui Sampaio, Nene and Sebastian Eriksson, but have former Palermo hitman Pinilla in attack.
The Chilean striker made the transfer during the January transfer window.
Cagliari: 1 Agazzi; 14 Pisano, 21 Canini, 13 Astori, 31 Agostini; 27 Dessena, 5 Conti, 4 Nainggolan; 7 Cossu; 19 Thiago Ribeiro, 51 Pinilla
Cagliari bench: 25 Avramov, 24 Perico, 3 Ariaudo, 20 Ekdal, 23 Ibarbo, 32 Ceppelini, 9 Larrivey
Palermo: 1 Viviano; 31 Pisano, 3 Silvestre, 2 Mantovani, 42 Balzaretti; 5 Barreto, 23 Donati, 14 Bertolo; 16 Zahavi, 27 Ilicic; 19 Budan
Palermo bench: 33 Tzorvas, 6 Munoz, 13 Aguirregaray, 8 Migliaccio, 7 Della Rocca, 17 Vazquez, 11 Hernandez
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