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Welcome to the Huddersfield Town live blog with all the latest news, views and transfer round-ups for Wednesday, October 19.

Here we'll bring you all the breaking news from the John Smith's Stadium and around the Championship grounds as Town face Preston at Deepdale tonight.

Town lost their unbeaten home record to Sheffield Wednesday at the weekend but the sharp turnaround means they can get back to winning ways just three days later.

We want to hear from you too. If you have any opinion on a matter we discuss in the blog or anything Huddersfield Town related, tweet us at @ExaminerHTAFC with your views and they could be featured and discussed.

Catch up on all the latest Town news with Doug Thomson, Mel Booth, Blake Welton and Rory Benson.

Handing over

Thanks for tuning in today - I’ll now be passing over to Blake Welton on the match day live blog.

He will bring you all the action from Deepdale tonight along with Doug Thomson.

You can keep up to speed on the blog, on our Twitter and on Facebook.

Have a good evening and enjoy the match.

Pay your respects at the match

Great stuff from Borussia Monchengladbach!

VLP on tonight's match

Traffic en route to Preston

Enjoy the match!

Long balls from Preston?


I like this stat.

Stubbs sacked



It’s not just the football team in action tonight!

Dennis Clarke

Those were the days

Were you one of the 4,998 at Field Mill that saw a Martin Smith brace that day?

Happy birthday, David!

We’ll upload your birthday present later on!

Preston away

Here’s what happened at Deepdale last season.


Manager of the Year

David Wagner has been installed as the tenth favourite to win the LMA MAnager of the Year Award this year.

Read the full story here.

Aston Villa

Look at that away form...

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      Town in red

      Town will be in their third kit tonight.

      Time to drop Nahki?

      One fan suggesting the Bermudian should be dropped tonight.

      What do you think?

      David Wagner

      Here’s what the boss had to say about his impact at Town yesterday.



      And here’s what the scores mean to the table.

      Yesterday's scores

      Here’s what happened in the Championship last night.

      Good morning

      We’re live again today and ready to take you through all the build up to Town’s trip to Preston tonight.

      Town’s last visit to Deepdale ended in defeat, but David Wagner’s rejuvenated side will be looking to better that later.

      Three points would lift Town to second in the table - behind Newcastle United on goal difference.