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7 November 2015

Lillis makes four changes to starting XI

- Mark Lillis makes four changes to XI
- Whitehead, Lolley, Murphy & Wallace start
- First home league starts for Dempsey & Billing

Mark Lillis has made four changes to the starting XI for today’s 12.30pm kick-off at home to Leeds United.

After serving his suspension at Reading on Tuesday night, Dean Whitehead returns to the starting line-up at the expense of Emyr Huws, who is among the substitutes. 

With Joel Lynch suspended after picking up his fifth yellow card in midweek, Murray Wallace makes his first Championship start of the season.

The third change comes in goal, where Joe Murphy replaces loanee Jed Steer.

Town’s final change sees the injured Jamie Paterson replaced by Joe Lolley, who is also making his first start of the season for the Terriers.

This also means that Philip Billing and Kyle Dempsey make their first Championship starts at home for Huddersfield Town.

Town’s team vs Leeds United:
13. Joe Murphy
3. Jason Davidson
4. Dean Whitehead
5. Mark Hudson (c)
14. Martin Cranie
15. Murray Wallace
17. Harry Bunn
18. Joe Lolley
21. Nahki Wells
22. Kyle Dempsey
29. Philip Billing

Jed Steer, Tommy Smith, James Vaughan, Mustapha Carayol, Duane Holmes, Emyr Huws, Flo Bojaj

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