Gradi forced to shuffle Alex pack

26 March 2010 11:08
The versatile Ashley Westwood begins a three-match suspension following his red card in the home defeat to Notts County last weekend.

Chris Stokes is also out after the on-loan Bolton defender suffered a hamstring problem during the same game.

James Bailey was forced off with a facial injury against the Magpies but boss Dario Gradi expects him to be available while fellow midfielder Simon Walton has recovered from a knock.

Leading scorer Calvin Zola has stepped up training following a troublesome ankle problem but the 16-goal striker remains a doubt.

Defender Carl Martin completes his three-match ban for his red card against Grimsby earlier this month.

Source: Team_Talk