Midfielder back for Swans

Swansea welcome back Darren Pratley for the visit of Coventry as they look to find some much-needed consistency in their early-season form.

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The key midfielder missed Saturday's 2-1 defeat at Leeds through suspension having been sent off in the 1-0 win over Burnley last time out.

City's loss at Elland Road means they have followed up victory with defeat over each of their first five games of the season, although two wins from two at the Liberty Stadium provides cause for optimism ahead of the visit of the Sky Blues.

Goalkeeper Dorus de Vries is okay despite bruising to his knee following a heavy challenge from Leeds striker Luciano Becchio.

Striker Shefki Kuqi has completed a loan switch to Derby and so will not be available to manager Brendan Rodgers.

Craig Beattie (calf), Angel Rangel (thigh), Ferrie Bodde (knee), Gorka Pintado (shoulder) and Tom Butler (thigh) all continue to sit in the stands.

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Championship Fixtures

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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