FA Cup - Team News: Brighton headaches for Bruce

All Monday night's FA Cup team news, with Steve Bruce trying to make the most of an injury-hit squad.

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Hull v Brighton

Hull boss Steve Bruce is wary of incurring further injuries to a thin squad that may already be missing Paul McShane and Robbie Brady for the rest of the campaign. Central defender Alex Bruce and Livermore's one-time Tottenham team-mate Tom Huddlestone both suffered knocks at Cardiff and are at the head of the queue for a break. Abdoulaye Faye is next in line at the back, while Stephen Quinn, Robert Koren and George Boyd are all hoping for recalls in the middle. Bruce's arm has been twisted in attack, with on-form strike pairing Nikica Jelavic and Shane Long cup-tied with Everton and West Brom respectively.

Brighton will check on Solly March ahead of the FA Cup fifth-round replay at Hull. The teenage winger missed Saturday's 2-1 home defeat by Wigan with a minor hamstring problem but could yet make the trip to the KC Stadium. Boss Oscar Garcia will have to make at least one enforced change to his starting line-up as midfielder Dale Stephens is cup-tied having already played in the competition for previous club Charlton. Leonardo Ulloa, who scored his fourth goal in four games against Wigan, is expected to play on despite an ankle problem but fellow strikers Craig Mackail-Smith (groin) and Will Hoskins (knee) are out along with midfielder Andrew Crofts (knee).

Sheffield Wednesday v Charlton

Sheffield Wednesday boss Stuart Gray looks set to be without winger Michail Antonio, who suffered an ankle injury at Huddersfield. On-loan striker Benik Afobe could be fit for the rearranged FA Cup fifth-round tie, but Reda Johnson is a doubt. Rafael Floro, Jose Semedo and Anthony Gardner all remain sidelined.

Charlton will be without Marcus Tudgay when they head to Sheffield Wednesday for their rearranged FA Cup fifth-round clash. Striker Tudgay, who is on loan from Nottingham Forest, made his Addicks debut as a substitute in Saturday's 1-0 win over QPR but is ineligible to face his former club in the cup as he did not sign in time. Goalkeeper Ben Hamer is pushing for a recall after recovering from an ankle injury but defenders Leon Cort and Chris Solly remain sidelined by knee problems. Former Wednesday centre-half Richard Wood dropped to the bench against Rangers and will be hoping for a recall against his old club alongside another ex-Owl, Michael Morrison.

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