Three changes to starting XI
Huddersfield Town Manager Chris Powell has made three changes to the starting XI for today’s 3pm Sky Bet Championship kick-off at home to Birmingham City.
Anthony Gerrard makes his first appearance of the season at centre half today, replacing the suspended Murray Wallace.
The second change comes at right back, where Lee Peltier makes his first appearance in seven games at the expense of Tommy Smith.
Town’s final change sees fit-again Harry Bunn make a surprise return to the line-up having missed the previous three games with a thigh injury. His inclusion sees Nahki Wells on the substitutes’ bench.
Joe Lolley replaces Adam Hammill on the bench too.
Jonathan Hogg is making his 50th start for Huddersfield Town this afternoon.
Town’s team vs Birmingham City:
1. Alex Smithies
4. Mark Hudson (c)
5. Anthony Gerrard
6. Jonathan Hogg
7. Sean Scannell
8. Jacob Butterfield
10. Conor Coady
16. Grant Holt
17. Jack Robinson
30. Harry Bunn
37. Lee Peltier
Lloyd Allinson, Paul Dixon, James Vaughan, Danny Ward, Joe Lolley, Nahki Wells, Tommy Smith