This will be a tough assignment for the Addicks against one of the leading contenders for automatic promotion. Huddersfield have assembled a young, hungry squad sprinkled with seasoned and classy campaigners.
Charlton’s limitations were exposed somewhat by Paul Dickov’s resolute and good passing Oldham side last weekend.
Phil Parkinson will be delighted if his team can manage a repeat of last season’s 1-1 draw at the Galpharm.
Huddersfield Town Team News:
Hit-man Alan Lee has joined from Crystal Palace to bolster the Terriers front line.
Player to watch: Anthony Pilkington
Charlton Athletic Team News:
Charlton welcome back the suspended duo of Jose Semedo and skipper Christian Dailly, both of whom will start. The club are hopeful of recruiting some fresh faces before the game. Jon Fortune will probably have been re-signed with Dagenham front man Paul Benson another possibility.
There could even be a third signing to bolster the ranks.
Player to watch: Jose Semedo
Match Facts & Stats
Graham Salisbury will cross the Pennines to take charge of the match.