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TEAM NEWS: TOWN vs SHEFF WED

2 April 2016

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Wagner makes two changes to starting XI

- David Wagner makes two changes to XI
- Matmour & Bunn start for Paterson & van La Parra
- Nahki Wells making 100th HTAFC appearance

Huddersfield Town Head Coach David Wagner has made two changes to his starting XI for today’s Sky Bet Championship game against Sheffield Wednesday; 3pm kick-off at the John Smith’s Stadium.

After scoring his first goal in English football in the team’s 4-1 win at Leeds United last time out, Karim Matmour makes his sixth Huddersfield Town start today at the expense of Jamie Paterson.

The other change also comes in the attacking areas, where another of the goal-scorers at Elland Road – Harry Bunn – replaced Rajiv van La Parra.

The match day 18 is otherwise unchanged from the West Yorkshire derby victory.

Nahki Wells makes his 100th Huddersfield Town appearance this afternoon, whilst Tommy Smith is making his 100th Town start.

Town’s team:
1. Jed Steer
2. Tommy Smith
4. Dean Whitehead
5. Mark Hudson (c)
10. Karim Matmour
15. James Husband
17. Harry Bunn
18. Joe Lolley
21. Nahki Wells
29. Philip Billing
33. Joel Lynch

Substitutes:
Joe Murphy, Jason Davidson, Sean Scannell, Jamie Paterson, Martin Cranie, Emyr Huws, Rajiv van La Parra

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