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James Crawley


Posted Tuesday, April 10th 2018

Wright ruled out with thigh injury

City captain Bailey Wright misses tonight's Sky Bet Championship clash with Birmingham City after picking up a thigh injury.

Lee Johnson has named three changes to his starting XI for the home clash at Ashton Gate, with Eros Pisano, Callum O'Dowda and Jamie Paterson all rested on the bench.

Lloyd Kelly earns another start in defence, with Famara Diédhiou and Milan Djuric joining the City attack.

Tonight's match against Garry Monk's Blues is the final scheduled league game to be played under the lights at BS3.

The match kicks off at 7.45pm.

Bristol City: Fielding, Flint, Baker, Kelly, Brownhill, Pack, Smith, Bryan, Reid, Diédhiou, Djuric, Subs: Steele, Pisano, O'Neil, Paterson, Eliasson, O'Dowda, Taylor.

Birmingham City: Stockdale, Harding, Morrison, Dean, Colin, Davis, Kieftenbeld, Jota, Maghoma, Boga, Jutkiewicz. Subs: Kuszczak, Grounds, Roberts, N'Doye, Lowe, Dacres-Cogley, Lubala.

Referee: Geoff Eltringham