Kilgallon doubtful for Boro

Middlesbrough manager Gordon Strachan is expected to be without on-loan defender Matt Kilgallon again when Burnley visit the Riverside Stadium.

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Kilgallon: Back injury

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Kilgallon, who missed the start of the season because of a back problem, has returned to Sunderland for treatment after aggravating the problem in training on Friday.

Tarmo Kink (knee) started the 3-0 defeat at QPR on Saturday but only lasted 55 minutes, while Leroy Lita replaced Kris Boyd 10 minutes later and could be pushing for a start.

Mickael Tavares made his debut after signing on transfer deadline day and should feature at home for the first time, with Strachan possibly making changes to kick-start his side's season.

Boro languish in 20th place in the Championship after winning just once in five games.

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Saturday, 20 September 2014
12:15
Watford v Bournemth
15:00
Brighton v Blackpool
Derby v Cardiff
Fulham v Blackburn
Leeds v Huddersfld
M'boro v Brentford
Millwall v N Forest
Norwich v Birmingham
Rotherham v Charlton
Sheff Wed v Reading

Sky Bet Championship

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

Updated Fri, 19 Sep 2014

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