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Wright one of three changes against Preston

Bailey Wright returns from suspension to captain City against his former club.

Lee Johnson has made three changes to the side that drew 0-0 at Hillsborough on Saturday, with Hordur Magnusson, Marlon Pack and Matty Taylor all rested on the bench.

Winger Jamie Paterson makes his first in four matches, with Joe Bryan returned to his familiar position of left back. Korey Smith is moved to central midfield, with Wright shifting into the right-back position. Milan Djuric partners Bobby Reid up front.

City: Fielding, Wright, Flint, Baker, Bryan, O'Dowda, Brownhill, Smith, Paterson, Reid, Djuric. Subs: Steele, Magnusson, Pack, Leko, Eliasson, Woodrow, Taylor.

Preston North End: Maxwell, Fisher, Davies, Huntington, Woods, Pearson, Gallagher, Barkhuizen, Mavididi, Johnson, Hugill. Subs: Rudd, Clarke, Browne, Harrop, Welsh, O'Connor, Robinson.

Referee: Darren Bond.

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