Rams wait on Roberts for Tykes test

Derby will check on defender Gareth Roberts ahead of the trip to Barnsley in the Championship on Saturday afternoon.

Last Updated: 17/09/10 at 10:01

Roberts: Hoping to face Barnsley

Roberts: Hoping to face Barnsley

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The full-back missed Tuesday night's defeat by Hull after injuring his hamstring against Sheffield United at the weekend.

Dean Moxey is likely to continue at left-back if Roberts does not recover in time.

Midfielder Kris Commons will be hoping for a recall after being dropped to the bench in midweek.

Striker Chris Porter is still struggling with a hip injury so Shefki Kuqi, who made his debut against Hull, should keep his place in attack.

Defender Russell Anderson is close to returning from the groin strain he suffered on the opening day of the season and could be added to the squad.

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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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