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12 August 2014

Lillis makes six changes in first selection

Huddersfield Town Caretaker Manager Mark Lillis has made six changes to the team for tonight’s Capital One Cup First Round tie at League 1 Chesterfield; 7.45pm kick-off at the Proact Stadium.

The first change comes in goal, where summer signing Joe Murphy is handed his competitive Town debut at the expense of Alex Smithies.

There are two changes in the backline, with Murray Wallace and Tommy Smith replacing Joel Lynch and Matt Crooks; both of whom are on the bench.

There’s also a full debut for closed season recruit Conor Coady, who comes into the team for Jonathan Hogg.

Sean Scannell makes his first start of the season in place of Adam Hammill, whereas in attack Jonathan Stead replaces Radi Majewski.

Town’s team vs. Chesterfield:
13. Joe Murphy
3. Paul Dixon
4. Oliver Norwood
7. Sean Scannell
10. Conor Coady
11. Danny Ward
14. Jonathan Stead
15. Murray Wallace
21. Nahki Wells
27. Tommy Smith
37. Lee Peltier (c)

Alex Smithies, Jonathan Hogg, Adam Hammill, Joe Lolley, Matt Crooks, Joe Lynch, Radoslaw Majewski

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