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11 March 2017

Wagner makes four changes to starting XI

- David Wagner makes four changes for Brentford game
- Danny Ward returns after recent thigh problem
- Philip Billing, Jack Payne & Nahki Wells also start

Huddersfield Town Head Coach David Wagner makes four changes to the starting XI for today’s Sky Bet Championship game against Brentford; 3pm kick-off at Griffin Park.

Having missed the midweek win over Aston Villa with a thigh injury sustained against Newcastle United, Danny Ward (pictured) is fit to start today’s game in London. He replaces Joel Coleman in goal.

The second change comes in central midfield, where Aaron Mooy is given a rest. In-form Danish midfielder Philip Billing returns to the side to partner Jonathan Hogg.

The third change comes in the attacking midfield area, where London-born Jack Payne replaces Izzy Brown; the Chelsea loanee is a substitute today.

Finally, Nahki Wells starts in attack, with Collin Quaner on the bench.

There’s another change to the match day squad, with Club Captain Mark Hudson replacing Jon Gorenc Stanković.

Town’s team vs Brentford:
1. Danny Ward
2. Tommy Smith (c)
6. Jonathan Hogg
8. Philip Billing
9. Elias Kachunga
15. Chris Löwe
16. Jack Payne
17. Rajiv van La Parra
21. Nahki Wells
26. Christopher Schindler
44. Michael Hefele

Joel Coleman, Mark Hudson, Aaron Mooy, Martin Cranie, Joe Lolley, Collin Quaner, Isaiah Brown

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