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Sky Bet Championship team news and odds

Last Updated February 10 2018, 15:56Football
Benik Afobe has returned to Wolves
Benik Afobe has returned to Wolves

Check out the Sky Bet Championship team news and stats ahead of the weekend's action including Wolves against QPR.

Sunday, February 11

Aston Villa (3) v Birmingham (19)

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Aston Villa forward Gabby Agbonlahor is fit again after a series of niggling injuries while Lewis Grabban is available to make his debut after signing on loan from Bournemouth.

Birmingham will recall David Davis and Maikel Kieftenbeld after the midfielders were rested for the 4-1 FA Cup extra-time defeat to Huddersfield. Jonathan Grounds (knee) is out and Jacques Maghoma (groin) will be assessed.

Last season: Aston Villa 1 Birmingham 0, Birmingham 1 Aston Villa 1

Last five league matches: Aston Villa W W W W W; Birmingham W L D W W

Top scorers (all competitions): Ross McCormack (Aston Villa) 14; Sam Gallagher (Birmingham) 7

Referee: Peter Bankes (Merseyside)

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Jean Michael Seri (left) celebrates with Nice team-mate Wylan Cyprien2

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