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Huddersfield Town and Wolves both looking to close the gap on the league's top sides says Kenny Jackett

Wolves boss warns his side are hard to beat away from home

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Wolves manager Kenny Jackett has warned Huddersfield Town that his side are a different proposition on the road than they are at Molineux.

Saturday's opposition haven't won in five games but they haven't lost away from home in the league since before Christmas.

And after a number of years in which Town were something of a bogey side for the team from the Black Country, Jackett has led them to two straight victories.

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"Like many Championship sides, Huddersfield have good players and good strengths and are looking to close the gap between themselves and the top sides," declared Jackett.

"We are in a similar position and we want to do that on a consistent basis.

"I don't know how far back history has a bearing when it is different players and different teams.

"But for us Saturday is a fresh game, one we are looking forward to and we want to reward the travelling support with a good performance."

The Wolves boss has been impressed with the commitment that his charges have shown on the road, which has resulted in two wins and two draws in their last four Championship away games.

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And Jackett has revealed that his team are set up to be hard to beat on their travels, which has resulted in them leaking fewer goals.

He added: "We have been pleased with the away performances as well, the one against Reading was a good one and we want more of the same.

"As the side evolves slightly we want the same commitment and energy from the players which is vital away from home.

"We have an attitude to be hard to beat away from home, but at home you need to be more open and go for sides.

"The away record is a good one and for us we want to reward the very good travelling support going to Huddersfield and we want to put on a good show."


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