Gray struggling for Scunny clash

Barnsley striker Andy Gray faces a late fitness test ahead of the home match against Scunthorpe in the Championship on Wednesday night.

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Summer signing Gray, who stepped off the substitutes' bench to fire Barnsley's 88th-minute winner from the penalty spot at Blackpool on Saturday, is struggling with a slight groin strain.

But manager Mark Robins will be boosted by the return of midfielder Nathan Doyle, on loan from Hull, who missed the 2-1 weekend win through suspension.

Robins has no other new injury or suspension problems and apart from Gray has a fully-fit squad to choose from at Oakwell.

Gray, Jamal Campbell-Ryce and Iain Hume appeared as second-half substitutes on Saturday and Robins revealed they all staked their claims for a return to the starting line-up.

The Tykes are unbeaten in their last four league games and have won six out of their last eight to climb to within six points of a play-off spot.

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Championship Fixtures

Monday, 22 September 2014
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4 Watford 8 7 16
5 M'boro 8 6 15
6 Sheff Wed 8 4 15
7 Charlton 8 3 14
8 Derby 8 5 13
9 Blackburn 8 0 13
10 Reading 8 0 13
11 Leeds 8 0 13
12 Ipswich 7 3 11
13 Millwall 8 0 11
14 Brentford 8 -4 11
15 Bournemth 8 1 9
16 Cardiff 8 -1 9
17 Wigan 7 1 8
18 Brighton 8 -2 8
19 Rotherham 8 -4 8
20 Birmingham 8 -7 7
21 Bolton 8 -6 5
22 Huddersfld 8 -11 5
23 Blackpool 8 -7 2
24 Fulham 8 -13 1

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