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Leeds United handed West Brom boost, Middlesbrough star to be dropped? Barry Bannan's bold Sheffield Wednesday claim - Championship preview

Our Yorkshire clubs and their Championship rivals face-off in a host of key fixtures on Tuesday and Wednesday as the promotion picture begins to take shape.

As ever, with some key games to watch out for, we preview the main talking points ahead of the midweek Championship games. Scroll and click through the pages:

Jones lived to fight another day after a much-improved performance on Friday, despite a 3-2 defeat to Nottingham Forest. He even admitted himself time is running out if results do not turn - starting with defeat against Huddersfield.

1. Will this be Nathan Jones' last throw of the dice?

Jones lived to fight another day after a much-improved performance on Friday, despite a 3-2 defeat to Nottingham Forest. He even admitted himself time is running out if results do not turn - starting with defeat against Huddersfield.
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With his future at Charlton uncertain during the summer, Bowyer was placed on The Swans managerial shortlist before Steve Coopers appointment. Cooper is full of praise for him: I have a lot of respect for the job he has done.

2. Bowyer comes up against the club he might have joined

With his future at Charlton uncertain during the summer, Bowyer was placed on The Swans managerial shortlist before Steve Coopers appointment. Cooper is full of praise for him: I have a lot of respect for the job he has done.
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Following a successful trial period, McEachran was offered a permanent deal by the Blues on Friday and is available to make his debut at Wigan Athletic this evening.

3. Birmingham debut for Josh McEachran?

Following a successful trial period, McEachran was offered a permanent deal by the Blues on Friday and is available to make his debut at Wigan Athletic this evening.
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Steven Fletchers five goals in nine Championship appearances has left the Owls purring over the Scotsman form - no more so than Bannan. He believes Fletcher is the best number nine in the division ahead of their visit to Hull.

4. Bold claim from Barry Bannan

Steven Fletchers five goals in nine Championship appearances has left the Owls purring over the Scotsman form - no more so than Bannan. He believes Fletcher is the best number nine in the division ahead of their visit to Hull.
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