Preston lost ground on the play-off places after Birmingham came from behind to earn a 1-1 draw at Deepdale.
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Preston could have Paul Huntington and Josh Earl back for Saturday's Championship game at home to Birmingham.
Hull boss Nigel Adkins will push his side to claim all three points in their vital clash with bottom club Sunderland on Saturday.
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Gary Rowett returned to haunt Birmingham again as his Derby side stayed second in the Sky Bet Championship with a 3-0 win at St Andrew's.
Che Adams is likely to return for Birmingham against Derby after shrugging off his latest hamstring injury.
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Manchester United will head to League Two side Yeovil in the FA Cup fourth round while Newport County will host Tottenham.
Sam Gallagher scored the only goal as Birmingham continued their recent revival with a 1-0 victory over Burton in the FA Cup.
Scores, results and reactions from 25 FA Cup third-round matches taking place on Saturday.
Coventry beat Stoke in the FA Cup on Saturday, Peterborough won at Aston Villa and Man City staged a comeback to see off Burnley.
Relive the draw for the fourth round of the FA Cup as League Two Yeovil Town drew 12-time winners Manchester United.
Che Adams will not start Birmingham's FA Cup third-round clash with Burton despite recovering from his latest hamstring problem.
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Birmingham City moved off the bottom of the Championship with a gritty and deserved 2-0 win at Reading.
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