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Posted on 8 February 2007  - 12:00

Chris Hughton reports that Teemu Tainio, Jermaine Jenas and Aaron Lennon are expected to be fine for the trip to Sheffield United on Saturday.

Chris Hughton reports that Teemu Tainio, Jermaine Jenas and Aaron Lennon are expected to be fine for the trip to Sheffield United on Saturday.Teemu has missed our last four games with first ankle and then throat infection, with Jermain missing out against Manchester United last time out with an ankle knock. Aaron returned to the Lodge early from England duty with mild gastritis.

"Jermaine had an ankle problem but we are very, very hopeful over him for Saturday," said Chris this morning. "Teemu Tainio was struggling with a throat infection and, again, we expect him to be fit.

"Ledley King is still out, while Aaron Lennon had a very slight gastritis problem, but we expect him to make the trip."