Forster in contention for Seagulls

Veteran striker Nicky Forster returns to the Brighton fold for the Seagulls' trip to Leeds United in League One on Saturday.

Last Updated: 19/02/10 at 13:26

Forster: Back in the fold

Forster: Back in the fold

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The forward was axed from the squad for the last three games by manager Gus Poyet after claiming he had been transfer-listed.

Forster has since buried the hatchet with Poyet and will replace fellow striker Liam Dickinson in the squad after his loan move to Peterborough earlier this week.

Poyet, who was a popular assistant manager at Elland Road for a year, has no fresh injury worries to contend with.

Defender Colin Hawkins remains the only absentee following his recent heel operation.

Winger Seb Carole, currently in his third spell with Brighton, will be hoping to face the team he joined from the Seagulls back in 2006. Carole made 52 appearances for United.

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League One Fixtures

Saturday, 23 August 2014
15:00
Barnsley v Gillingham  
Bradford v Peterboro  
Colchester v Doncaster  
Fleetwood v Chesterfld  
Leyton Or v Walsall  
MK Dons v Coventry  
Port Vale v Notts Co  
Preston v Oldham  
Rochdale v Bristol C  
Sheff Utd v Crawley  

Sky Bet League 1

Position Team P GD PTS
1 Fleetwood 3 4 9
2 Bradford 3 3 7
3 Bristol C 3 2 7
4 MK Dons 3 2 6
5 Peterboro 3 1 6
6 Chesterfld 3 1 6
7 Crawley 3 0 6
8 Preston 3 4 5
9 Port Vale 3 2 5
10 Doncaster 3 1 4
11 Swindon 3 1 4
12 Leyton Or 3 1 4
13 Gillingham 3 0 4
14 Coventry 3 0 4
15 Barnsley 3 0 4
16 Notts Co 3 0 4
17 Rochdale 3 1 3
18 Sheff Utd 3 -1 3
19 Yeovil 3 -4 3
20 Walsall 3 -1 2
21 Oldham 3 -2 2
22 Colchester 3 -2 1
23 Crewe 3 -5 0
24 Scunthorpe 3 -8 0

Updated Tue, 19 Aug 2014

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