Huddersfield Town travel to resurgent Bolton Wanderers this weekend looking to get back to winning ways after a three-match winless run, culiminating in last weekend's 0-0 draw at home to Sheffield Wednesday.

The Terriers face a side whose season has finally taken off after the departure of the much-maligned Dougie Freedman and subsequent arrival of Neil Lennon, who has masterminded three wins from three at home.

It ensures Town's visit to the Macron Stadium has become a sterner test than it would have been earlier in the season, but Chris Powell is determined to clinch another three points on the road, having only tasted a win on the road once so far during his time in the Town hotseat.

Here are the three battles which could decide the meeting between the two teams as Town aim for a first league success since the stunning 3-0 win over Nottingham Forest.

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Matt Mills v Grant Holt

Matt Mills v Grant Holt

It would appear unlikely, given how the hosts will set up, that Nahki Wells will be handed a starting role at Bolton.

In most likelihood, Grant Holt will once again be deployed as the lone frontman in a 4-3-3/4-5-1 formation and although he looked somewhat isolated against Sheffield Wednesday last weekend, he performed the role particularly well in the 3-1 win at Wolves.

Powell will hope for a similar performance this weekend but in Matt Mills, the Town striker faces one of Bolton's most no-nonsense performers who has excelled under Lennon's guidance.

He was handed the captain's armband for the recent 3-1 win over Wigan Athletic and responded by delivering a commanding defensive performance and the fact only Joe Mason has scored more goals this season highlights his importance at both ends of the field.

Josh Vela v Harry Bunn

Josh Vela v Harry Bunn

If Mills has excelled, then Vela has enjoyed a rapid ascent to first-choice right-back thanks to the new Trotters chief.

The all-action midfielder has been reinvented as a right-back by Lennon, who has maximised the resources in his squad to find a committed professional who has slotted into the back four seamlessly.

He has been a surprising and pleasing find in equal measure, but that will be tested by Bunn, who will hope to atone for a below-par display against Sheffield Wednesday.

Since scoring at Derby County in a 3-2 reverse to cap signing his new deal, Bunn has struggled to replicate the form which has convinced the club to tie him to new terms and is suffering something of a dip, which is natural for any young player.

But he is also a player who possesses the sort of desire to always perform better than his previous outing and with both men young, hungry and eager to impress, this will be a closely-fought encounter.

Lee Chung-Yong v Diego Poyet

Lee Chung-Yong v Diego Poyet

The one battle Town must get the better of if they are to seal all three points and whether it is Diego Poyet or Jonathan Hogg in the anchorman role in midfield, closing down the influential South Korea international is vital.

His ability to find pockets of space, weave past opponents and habit of running beyond striker Craig Davies and popping up in the penalty area illustrate the threat he poses to the Town rearguard.

Like Vela, he has been the subject of a positional alteration in recent weeks and he has thrived under the added responsibility of being his side's chief creator, particularly with top assister Jay Spearing consigned to a place amongst the substitutes of late.

Poyet enjoyed a quietly impressive start to life in the blue and white stripes with a composed midfield display against Wednesday but was never truly tested from a defensive perspective.

That could factor in Powell's thinking for who he goes for between the West Ham United loanee and Hogg, but the ex-Charlton Athletic screener is disciplined enough to try and contain Bolton's effervescent No.10.