Swans duo back to tackle Tykes

Angel Rangel and Garry Monk return to the Swansea squad for the trip to Oakwell to face Barnsley in the Championship on Saturday.

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The duo are back from suspension and are likely to go straight back into the starting line-up, meaning teenage defender Jazz Richards will lose his place.

Leon Britton could also come back into Paulo Sousa's thoughts after being relegated to the bench for the midweek draw with Bristol City while Ferrie Bodde is pushing for a starting spot after proving his fitness with 21 minutes against the Robins.

Darren Pratley (shoulder) and Thomas Butler (hernia) remain out, though, as does striker Stephen Dobbie who has a hip problem.

But Mark Gower (ankle) is likely to be fit while striker Gorka Pintado is available and will challenge Craig Beattie and Lee Trundle for a place in attack.

Cedric van der Gun will also hope to get the nod up front and Besian Idrizaj will fancy his chances of playing after scoring a hat-trick for the reserves on Wednesday.

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Championship Fixtures

Friday, 31 October 2014
19:45
Norwich v Bolton  
Saturday, 01 November 2014
12:15
Wolves v Birm'ham  
15:00
Blackburn v Reading  
Blackpool v Ipswich  
Brentford v Derby  
Cardiff v Leeds  
Charlton v Sheff Wed  
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Sky Bet Championship

Position Team P GD PTS
1 Derby 14 12 26
2 Watford 14 11 26
3 Wolves 14 6 26
4 B'mouth 14 14 24
5 M'boro 14 7 24
6 Norwich 14 10 23
7 N Forest 14 7 22
8 Blackburn 14 1 22
9 Charlton 14 1 22
10 Ipswich 14 4 21
11 Cardiff 14 1 19
12 Sheff Wed 14 0 19
13 Brentford 14 -3 19
14 Reading 14 -5 18
15 Millwall 14 -2 17
16 Rotherham 14 -3 17
17 Huddsf'ld 14 -6 17
18 Leeds 14 -4 16
19 Wigan 14 -1 15
20 Fulham 14 -6 14
21 Brighton 14 -3 13
22 Bolton 14 -11 11
23 Birm'ham 14 -16 11
24 Blackpool 14 -14 6

Updated Sat, 25 Oct 2014

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