Gradi forced to shuffle Alex pack
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.
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