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League update: Part II

League update: Part II

Albion slip a further place to 10th after today's set of Boxing Day fixtures.

However, they remain just 3 points from the Championship play-off spots, and could potentially leapfrog 6th placed Watford as they prepare to take on the Hornets in a live Sky clash this coming Saturday.

The Seagulls now have a game in hand on most others, following last weekend's postponed match with Blackburn, and will be looking to make the most of the re-arranged fixture - whenever that should take place.

Sean O'Driscoll was today relieved of his duties at Forest, despite a 4-2 win over Leeds United that saw them leap to 8th in the table, pushing Albion down to 10th in the process.

Blackpool could only manage a stalemate with fellow mid-table side Huddersfield, whilst Watford's match at Bristol City was postponed due to a waterlogged pitch at Ashton Gate.



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Writer:EditorBHA
Date:Wednesday December 26 2012
Time: 9:37PM

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