Seasiders waiting on Burgess

Blackpool striker Ben Burgess faces a late fitness check ahead of the trip to Nottingham Forest in the Championship on Saturday.

Last Updated: 18/09/09 at 12:05

Burgess: Hopeful of return

Burgess: Hopeful of return

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Burgess returned to the starting line-up in last weekend's defeat at Leicester but his knee injury flared up and forced him to sit out the 2-1 home win over Newcastle on Wednesday.

Defender Danny Coid (tibia) and forwards Daniel Nardiello (hip), Gary Taylor-Fletcher (ankle ligaments) and Stephen McPhee (knee) remain sidelined.

Ian Holloway's men are in buoyant mood after toppling the previously unbeaten Magpies in midweek and the Seasiders boss said: "What excites me is that when they all get fit I haven't half got some nice dilemmas."

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Championship Fixtures

Friday, 08 August 2014
19:45
Blackburn v Cardiff  
Saturday, 09 August 2014
15:00
Brentford v Charlton  
Brighton v Sheff Wed  
Derby v Rotherham  
Huddersfld v Bournemth  
Middlesbro' v Birmingham  
Millwall v Leeds  
N Forest v Blackpool  
Watford v Bolton  
Wigan v Reading  

Sky Bet Championship

Position Team P GD PTS
1 Birmingham 0 0 0
2 Blackburn 0 0 0
3 Blackpool 0 0 0
4 Bolton 0 0 0
5 Bournemth 0 0 0
6 Brentford 0 0 0
7 Brighton 0 0 0
8 Cardiff 0 0 0
9 Charlton 0 0 0
10 Derby 0 0 0
11 Fulham 0 0 0
12 Huddersfld 0 0 0
13 Ipswich 0 0 0
14 Leeds 0 0 0
15 Middlesbro' 0 0 0
16 Millwall 0 0 0
17 Norwich 0 0 0
18 N Forest 0 0 0
19 Reading 0 0 0
20 Rotherham 0 0 0
21 Sheff Wed 0 0 0
22 Watford 0 0 0
23 Wigan 0 0 0
24 Wolves 0 0 0

Updated Mon, 14 Jul 2014

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