4-2-3-1 Huddersfield Town Predicted Lineup Vs Birmingham City: Steve Mounie To Lead The Line

Huddersfield Town are travelling to St Andrews’ for their FA Cup fourth-round tie against Birmingham City. A replay round after both the sides failed to get the result over the other and ended the first match at 1-1.

The Terriers got the early lead in through Steve Mounie’s headed in effort from Florent Hadergjonaj’s floated cross. Ex-Huddersfield loanee Jutkiewicz then pounced on Michael Hefele’s mistake to fire past Joel Coleman, and also had an effort disallowed for offside. Joe Lolley nearly won it for Town in stoppage time as the hosts dominated.

However, the substitute fluffed his effort from nine yards out. Mounie was denied by David Stockdale at his near post in the first half and he could have scored from a corner shortly after Jutkiewicz’s equaliser, but his strike flew over the crossbar. Chris Lowe and Collin Quaner also had chances for the hosts as Birmingham failed to record a shot on target until after the break.

Jutkiewicz’s tame effort from six yards out had been Birmingham’s best chance before the striker – who was loaned to the Terriers by Everton in 2009 – eventually levelled. Birmingham boss, Steve Cotterill made seven changes to the side which drew 1-1 at Preston in the Championship – and it paid off as they came through unscathed ahead of their crucial relegation battle with Sunderland on Tuesday.

Both the clubs are struggling to put up wins in their respective leagues and are very close the relegation zone. The Blues, however, are on an impressive two-game win streak after beating both Sunderland and Sheffield Wednesday 3 goals to nil over the past week.

The FA Cup is already heating up with all the Premier League elites gunning for the final trophy. With the battle for survival beckoning, will either of the two sides be willing to place all their chips in this game?

After losing 5 games in a row in the league David Wagner will be eager to get the win over a lower division opponent to give his players an all-important boost for the final stretch of the season. He is expected to field his men in the 4-2-3-1 formation.


Joel Coleman is the predicted starter in between the sticks. He might get shielded by the defensive quartet of Florent Hadergjonaj, Michael Hefele, Terence Kongolo and Scott Malone.


Aaron Mooy and Jonathan Hogg in the holding midfield role with Abdelhamid Sabiri in front of the duo. He should be flanked by Rajiv van La Parra and Collin Quaner.


Steve Mounie is expected to lead the attack. Here is how they might line up:

football formations

Facebook Comments


Share This Article

3 Free Agents Premier League Clubs Could Still Sign Including This Former Manchester City Duo

Next Story »

Brighton And Hove Albion Want 23 Y/O Wigan Athletic Man: Will He Improve The Seagulls?


  • 21 Y/O Norwich City Ace High On The Radar Of Top PL Clubs Including Manchester City: A Scout Report!

    3 weeks ago

    Norwich City star James Maddison has been linked with a move to the Premier League with a number of clubs interested in securing his services this summer. ...

    Read More
  • How Lazio Can Finish Off A Special Season In The Serie A

    1 month ago

    Who do you think of when asked about the teams that play the best football in Europe? Man City? PSG? Bayern? Barcelona? While those giants of the ...

    Read More
  • Chelsea Maintain Their Interest On This Highly Rated Bundesliga Star: A Scout Report

    3 months ago

    Bayer Leverkusen star Leon Bailey’s rise to fame has seen a number of English clubs, including the defending champions Chelsea, being linked with the Jamaican footballer in ...

    Read More
  • Liverpool Linked With €60m Summer Move For 22 Y/O Portuguese Winger: A Scout Report

    3 months ago

    Liverpool are being linked with a summer move for Sporting CP winger Gelson Martins. According to recent reports, the Reds target has a €60m release clause which can only be activated ...

    Read More
  • Naby Keita, The New Liverpool Signing: Does He Possess All The Ingredients To Become A PL Superstar?

    5 months ago

    Liverpool’s recent cameos in the transfer market have raised a lot of eyebrows, especially after the stunning €78.8m coup of Southampton’s Virgil Van Dijk in the January ...

    Read More