Team news and stats: The lowdown on Yorkshire’s clubs for the weekend

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Championship

Brighton & Hove Albion v Hull City

Kick-off: 3pm.

Team news: Adama Diomande has undergone surgery on a troublesome groin injury so will be out for up to eight weeks, while Shaun Maloney - another arrival just before the transfer deadline - is expected to be missing for three weeks with a hamstring problem. Jake Livermore has been put on an intensive fitness programme but is not expected to feature until late October/early November.

Last six games: Brighton & Hove Albion WWDWLW, Hull City WDDWLWW.

Referee: S Hooper (Wiltshire).

Last time: Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Hull City 1; February 17, 2014; FA Cup.

Charlton v Rotherham

Team news: The Millers could give debuts to three loan signings, goalkeeper Lee Camp plus midfield duo Vadis Odjidja and Tony Andreu.

Last six: Charlton WDDWWL Rotherham WLDLLL.

Referee: K Stroud (Hampshire).

Last time: Charlton 1 Rotherham 1, January 31 2015, Championship.

Cardiff v Huddersfield

Team news: Town captain Mark Hudson is sidelined for between three to four weeks. Elliott Ward is set for his debut in his place. Fellow loan recruit Jamie Paterson is also poised for his bow. James Vaughan is sidelined, with the game also likely to come too soon for Emyr Huws. Youngster Flo Bojaj is in the squad with Dean Whitehead likely to captain the visitors. Loan goalkeeper Jed Steer is in Huddersfield’s squad after signing on a 28-day emergency loan from Aston Villa to team news pls

Last six: Cardiff WDDWLW; Huddersfield LLDDDL.

Referee: P Tierney (Lancs).

Last time: Cardiff 3 Huddersfield 1; August 16, 2014; Championship.

Leeds United v Brentford

Team news: Jordan Bokata is in the squad but unlikely to start following his transfer to Elland Road shortly before the deadline. Uwe Rosler has got one injury concern - though he won’t reveal the player’s identity - but remains hopeful that he can name the same XI as beat Derby County a fortnight ago.

Last six games: Leeds United WLDDDW, Brentford LDLWLL.

Referee: N Miller (County Durham).

Last time: Leeds United 0 Brentford 1; February 7, 2015; Championship

Middlesbrough v MK Dons

Team news: Albert Adomah is back in Boro’s plans after seemingly resolving his differences with Aitor Karanka. Uruguayan winger Carlos de Pena is eyeing a debut, with Michael Agazzi and Fernando Amorebieta also in Boro’s squad. Alex Baptiste, Rhys Williams and Damia Abella are sidelined.

Last six: Middlesbrough WWDLWW; MK Dons WLWDWL.

Referee: J Simpson (Lancs).

Last time: Middlesbrough 1 MK Dons (then Wimbledon FC) 0; January 30, 1977; FA Cup.

Burnley v Sheffield Wednesday

Team news: Keiren Westwood could return following a kidney problem and Glenn Loovens and Sam Hutchinson are also likely to be in the fray. New signings Fernando Forestieri, Daniel Pudil, Barry Bannan and Michael Turner are eyeing debuts, with Filipe Melo definitely sidelined. The game comes too soon for new Burnley signing Joey Barton.

Last six games: Burnley DLDLWW; Sheffield Wednesday WLDDWL.

Referee: S Martin (Staffordshire).

Last time: Burnley 0 Sheffield Wednesday 1; Capital One Cup, August 26, 2014.

League One

Sheffield United v Bury

Team news: United quartet David Edgar, Callum McFadzean, Louis Reed and Che Adams all returned from international duty unscathed.

Last six: Sheffield United WWWLWD Bury LDLDWW.

Referee: D Webb (C Durham).

Last time: Sheffield United 1 Bury 1, September 15 2012, League One.

Walsall v Doncaster

Team news: Rovers’ caretaker-manager Rob Jones (neck) will not play, and striker Nathan Tyson remains sidelined. But midfielder Paul Keegan could feature.

Last six: Walsall WWWWLL Doncaster DLDWDL.

Referee: K Wright (Cambs).

Last time: Walsall 3 Doncaster Rovers 0, September 27 2014, League One.

Barnsley Swindon

Team news: Ryan Williams, who scored in a midweek friendly, is in the fray for the Reds, with Conor Wilkinson available again following international duty. James Bree is fit, but loan signing Michael Smith is ineligible to face his parent club.

Last six: Barnsley WDLLWL; Swindon DDWLWW.

Referee: D Bond (Lancs).

Last time: Barnsley 0 Swindon 3; September 27, 2014; League One.

Fleetwood v Bradford City

Team news: Lee Evans, on Wales U21 duty last weekend, is back in contention for City, expected to name the same team who won at Oldham.

Last six: Fleetwood LLWWLD; Bradford LDLDWW.

Referee: D Coote (West Yorkshire).

Last time: Fleetwood 0 Bradford 2; December 26, 2014; League One.

League Two

Stevenage v York City

Team news: Striker Jake Hyde is out for two months after undergoing a double hernia operation. Russ Penn is available after a foot injury for the Minstermen.

Last six: Stevenage LDLWDW; York LWDLLW.

Referee: B Malone (Wilts).

Last time: Stevenage 2 York 3; September 6, 2014; League Two.