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James Crawley


Posted Saturday, December 15th 2018

Baker returns for Norwich City showdown

Lee Johnson has made two changes to his starting XI for today's home clash with Norwich City.

Callum O'Dowda, whose corner was turned in by Famara Diédhiou at Birmingham, returns to support the City attack, while Nathan Baker partners Tomas Kalas in defence; his first appearance since November 10th.

He replaces Adam Webster who is suffering from an Achilles tendon injury.

Club captain Bailey Wright returns to the bench, with Marlon Pack resuming his on-field captain duties.

Bristol City v Norwich City at Ashton Gate kicks off at 5.30pm in front of the Sky Sports cameras.

City: Mäenpää, Pisano, Kalas, Webster, Kelly, Pack (C), Brownhill, Paterson, O'Dowda, Weimann, Diédhiou. Subs: O'Leary, Hunt, Wright, Morrell, Watkins, Eliasson, Eisa.

Norwich City: Krul, Godfrey, Zimmermann, Vrancic, Lewis, Buendia, Stiepermann, Tettey (C), Cantwell, Aarons, Pukki. Subs: McGovern, Marshall, Leitner, Rhodes, Hernandez, Hanley, Srbeny.