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Swansea v Albion - team news

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18:51 28th November 2012

Mulumbu and Lukaku start for the Baggies

YOUSSOUF Mulumbu replaces Zoltan Gera in Albion’s midfield as Steve Clarke makes two changes to the side that beat Sunderland 4-2 last time out.

The DR Congo international missed Saturday’s trip to the Stadium of Light after suffering a hamstring injury and replaces the Hungarian in the middle of the park.

Shane Long is named as a substitute as Romelu Lukaku returns to Steve Clarke’s starting XI after scoring a second-half penalty on Weirside. 

Jonas Olsson limped off at the end of the Sunderland victory with a calf problem but has recovered in time to start this evening.

Boaz Myhill starts his fourth-successive game for the Baggies as Ben Foster remains sidelined with a groin problem.

Michael Laudrup makes two changes to the side that drew 0-0 with Liverpool on Saturday as Su Yeung KI and Nathan Dyer replace Jon de Guzman and Itay Schecter.

SWANSEA (4-5-1): Tremmel; Rangel, Chico, Williams (c), Davies; Britton, Ki, Dyer, Hernandez, Routledge; Michu. Subs: Cornell, Monk, Tiendalli, Agustien, de Guzman, Shechter, Moore.

ALBION (4-2-3-1): Myhill; Jones, McAuley, Olsson, Ridgewell; Yacob, Mulumbu; Odemwingie, Morrison, Brunt; Lukaku. Subs: L Daniels (gk); Popov, Rosenberg, Long, Fortune, Tamas, Dorrans.  

REFEREE: Lee Mason (Lancashire)

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