Sky Blue season: March
With the play-offs now a realistic possibility, very few of those fans would have thought they would be witnessing City's last victory of the campaign.
A home draw with Plymouth was followed by late drama at the Ricoh Arena as Cardiff took the points with a stoppage time penalty.
Chris Coleman's side then impressed a nationwide TV audience with a second-half fightback to earn a point at Leicester, in a game which seemed to justify the manager's faith in the depth of his squad.
A narrow defeat at West Brom and a home draw with Sheffield Wednesday ended the month but despite some poor results there was no hint of the collapse that was to follow.
Win FREE pizza with Vital Football!
Select your team and get 50% off if they score twice.