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PremierLeague-News.Com - The Terriers are expected to make late calls on a number of players for their trip to take on the Championship table-toppers this evening
PremierLeague-News.Com - Breaking Sport Transfer News ! Huddersfield Town travel to Championship leaders Norwich City this evening. And boss Carlos Corberan is expected to make late calls on a number of players ahead of the Carrow Road tussle. Spanish pair Pipa and Alex Vallejo both departed Saturday's draw with Brentford early through injury. Defender Pipa suffered a groin-related concern that saw him depart the action just before the hour mark. If he misses out against Norwich it will be the first time he hasn't started a league game for Town since the defeat to Bournemouth back in December. Video Loading Video Unavailable Click to play Tap to play The video will auto-play soon8Cancel Play now As for Vallejo, he sustained a head injury in the early stages of the draw with the Bees. Despite initially continuing, he departed the action midway through the first half. Speaking to the media yesterday morning, Town chief Corberan said a decision on the pair would be made Monday lunchtime. On Vallejo specifically, he said: "He received the knock in the back (of the head). I waited for the doctors to see whether he could continue playing or not. "The doctor managed the situation with Alex. After he thought he was not well to play, the doctor allowed me to change him and we always have to follow the protocol of the doctors.
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If there is any suspicion that that Vallejo may have suffered a concussion then the protocols would dictate he must sit out tonight's game, but may be able to return against Rotherham on Saturday subject to further analysis. Elsewhere, Rolando Aarons and Josh Koroma are both back in training in their respective comebacks from hamstring injuries but this game will come too soon for the pair. New signing Oumar Niasse is also set to miss out. The former Everton striker suffered a groin injury during a recent friendly against Rochdale. Sign up to the Town newsletter Niasse slipped and did the splits, with another player exacerbating things by falling on top of him in the process. Corberan confirmed that the 30-year-old was having a scan yesterday with the results expected back today at some point. Other players also on the sidelines are Christopher Schindler, Carel Eiting and Harry Toffolo. Town squad to face Norwich (* indicates a doubt): Goalkeepers - Ryan Schofield, Joel Pereira, Jayson Leutwiler Defenders - Pipa*, Richard Stearman, Richard Keogh, Demeaco Duhaney, Naby Sarr, Jaden Brown, Rarmani Edmonds-Green, Aaron Rowe Midfielders - Jonathan Hogg, Alex Vallejo*, Juninho Bacuna, Lewis O'Brien, Duane Holmes, Isaac Mbenza, Scott High Forwards - Sorba Thomas, Fraizer Campbell, Danny Ward, Yaya Sanogo, Kieran Phillips.
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