Watford v Barnsley preview

Team news for Saturday afternoon's Championship clash between Watford and Barnsley at Vicarage Road.

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Watford midfielder Ross Jenkins is a doubt due to a turned ankle, meaning Danny Drinkwater could be handed a rare start.

Winger Michael Bryan is back from his ankle injury but Stephen McGinn (knee) is a long-term absentee.

Barnsley boss Mark Robins will recall Stephen Foster to the starting line-up to cover the absence of Paul McShane, who has returned to parent club Hull after his loan spell at Oakwell expired.

Robins has no new injury or suspension problems, with versatile defender Bobby Hassell in contention after missing the last three games with calf and ankle ligament trouble.

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Championship Fixtures

Saturday, 23 August 2014
12:15
Ipswich v Norwich  
15:00
Blackburn v Bournemth  
Brentford v Birmingham  
Brighton v Bolton  
Derby v Fulham  
Huddersfld v Charlton  
M'boro v Sheff Wed  
Millwall v Rotherham  
N Forest v Reading  
Watford v Leeds  

Sky Bet Championship

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

Updated Thu, 21 Aug 2014

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