Vital Football

Latest Huddersfield Town News

Gobern set for Town starting role

Gobern set for Town starting role

OSCAR GOBERN could be set to make his first appearance of the season at home to Championship leaders Cardiff City.

Gobern, who has been sidelined after having ankle surgery in the summer, made a surprising return to the match day squad at Derby.

Gobern was an unused substitute in that 3-0 defeat, however as Huddersfield picked up a lot of injuries his return to the side could be sealed come 3pm today.

Chris Atkinson is also back in contention and despite being back in training wasn't selected at Derby, prompting rumours Gobern could start.

With Keith Southern definitely out and Oliver Norwood doubtful, Huddersfield are running short on options in the middle of the park.

Striker James Vaughan is expected to be fit to start, which is good news as Lee Novak (toe) & Jermaine Beckford (hamstring) look set to miss out leaving only Vaughan & Alan Lee as the avaliable strikers.

Sean Scannell, we are lead to believe, can also play up front but with injuries to Danny Ward (broken metatarsal) he may have to make do with a step up from the bench to a wide midfield role, with Scott Arfield on the other flank.

Mark Lillis certainly faces a selection headache ahead of the visit of Cardiff.

Predicted team.

Alex Smithies (c)

Jack Hunt, Murray Wallace, Anthony Gerrard, Calum Woods;

Sean Scannell, Oscar Gobern, Neil Danns, Adam Clayton, Scott Arfield;

James Vaughan



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Terrier24
Date:Saturday February 9 2013
Time: 12:36PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Huddersfield Town Articles

Stats: Bournemouth v Huddersfield Town

All the stats from Bournemouth (4) vs (0) Huddersfield Town, Dean Court, 18/11/17 Att:

190+ TV Games For 2019-20

It's been confirmed today that from the beginning of the 2019-20 campaign, a minimum of 190 Premier League games will be screened live on TV.

BBC Report - Premier League Details For 2017

The BBC's Price of Football annual survey was released this week, and their investigation shows that the price of Premier League football has again seen some reductions for 2017/18.

The Huddersfield Town Walking Wounded News 16/11/17

Our weekly update looking at the injury table for Huddersfield Town FC and also comparing with all our competitors in the Premier League.

Archived Vital Huddersfield Articles

Vital Huddersfield articles from

Site Journalists

Terrier24
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Bournemouth MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Lossl0%
Hadergjonaj0%
Jorgensen0%
Cranie0%
Malone0%
Mooy0%
Williams0%
Kachunga0%
Ince0%
van La Parra0%
Depoitre0%
Sub - Mounie0%
Sub - Sabiri0%
Sub - Quaner0%
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Huddersfield Town Results (view all)

Huddersfield Town Fixtures (view all)

The Vital Football Members League