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Keith Lowe joins the action as a substitute, replacing Kaid Mohamed.
The official flags Jeff Goulding offside. Sean Hessey takes the indirect free kick.
James Spray takes a shot. Save made by Jack Butland.
Kurtis Guthrie concedes a free kick for a foul on Sido Jombati. Jack Butland restarts play with the free kick.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Brian Smikle. Ian Dunbavin takes the free kick.
Kurtis Guthrie replaces Kevin McIntyre.
Foul by Sido Jombati on Danny Coid, free kick awarded. Charlie Barnett takes the direct free kick.
(Accrington Stanley) makes a substitution, with Danny Coid coming on for Luke Joyce. Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Charlie Barnett from the left by-line to the near post, clearance made by Luke Summerfield.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Andrew Procter by Luke Summerfield. Sean Hessey has a direct shot on goal from the free kick.
Centre by Luke Dobie, clearance by Steve Elliott.
Effort from long range by Sean Hessey goes wide of the left-hand upright.
Corner taken right-footed by Charlie Barnett from the right by-line to the near post, Luke Garbutt makes a clearance.
Corner taken right-footed by Charlie Barnett from the right by-line, Alan Bennett makes a clearance.
Jeff Goulding is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Free kick taken by Sean Hessey.
Will Hatfield goes off and Luke Dobie comes on.
Marlon Pack concedes a free kick for a foul on Will Hatfield. Free kick taken by Sean Hessey.
Centre by Sido Jombati, clearance made by Kevin McIntyre.
Sido Jombati produces a cross, Brian Smikle produces a header from inside the area that goes over the crossbar.
(Cheltenham) makes a substitution, with Brian Smikle coming on for Russell Penn.
Effort from the edge of the box by Russell Penn goes wide of the left-hand post.
Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Charlie Barnett, clearance by Jeff Goulding.
Foul by Luke Summerfield on Andrew Procter, free kick awarded. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Charlie Barnett from left wing, clearance made by Alan Bennett.
The referee penalises Will Hatfield for handball. Jack Butland restarts play with the free kick.
Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Marlon Pack, Jeff Goulding takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the bar.
Centre by Luke Garbutt, clearance made by Sean Hessey.
The assistant referee signals for offside against Joshua Low. Ian Dunbavin restarts play with the free kick.
Andrew Procter produces a cross.
Inswinging corner taken by Charlie Barnett, Header by James Spray from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the target.
The ball is crossed by Dean Winnard, save by Jack Butland.
Charlie Barnett produces a right-footed effort from long distance that goes harmlessly over the bar.
Corner taken by Charlie Barnett from the right by-line, Jeff Goulding manages to make a clearance.
The ball is crossed by Charlie Barnett, clearance by Steve Elliott.
The referee blows for offside against Kaid Mohamed. Free kick taken by Ian Dunbavin.
Jeff Goulding joins the action as a substitute, replacing James Spencer. Jeff Goulding scores a goal from long range to the top left corner of the goal. Accrington Stanley 0-1 Cheltenham.Luke Garbutt provided the assist for the goal.
The offside flag is raised against Charlie Barnett. Jack Butland restarts play with the free kick.
Padraig Amond produces a cross, clearance by Luke Summerfield.
Sido Jombati delivers the ball, Padraig Amond manages to make a clearance.
Free kick awarded for a foul by James Spencer on Sean Hessey. Ian Dunbavin restarts play with the free kick.
Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Charlie Barnett from the right by-line to the near post, clearance by Luke Summerfield.
Centre by Charlie Barnett, Alan Bennett manages to make a clearance.
A cross is delivered by Russell Penn, Andrew Procter makes a clearance.
Charlie Barnett sends in a cross.
Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Charlie Barnett from the left by-line.
Charlie Barnett produces a cross, clearance by Steve Elliott.
Charlie Barnett takes a short corner, Sean Hessey produces a cross.
A cross is delivered by Charlie Barnett, clearance made by Luke Garbutt.
Kevin Long fouled by James Spencer, the ref awards a free kick. Sean Hessey takes the free kick.
Foul by James Spencer on Kevin Long, free kick awarded. James Spencer is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Sean Hessey takes the free kick.
A cross is delivered by Joshua Low, save made by Ian Dunbavin.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kevin Long by James Spencer. Ian Dunbavin takes the direct free kick.
The offside flag is raised against Joshua Low. Ian Dunbavin takes the indirect free kick.
Luke Joyce challenges Russell Penn unfairly and gives away a free kick. Luke Garbutt restarts play with the free kick.
Dean Winnard produces a cross, clearance by Alan Bennett.
Luke Summerfield delivers the ball.
Will Hatfield takes a shot. Jack Butland makes a save.
Dean Winnard delivers the ball.
Will Hatfield produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the goal.
Outswinging corner taken by Luke Garbutt from the left by-line played to the near post, clearance made by James Spray.
The ball is sent over by Luke Joyce, Padraig Amond gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Alan Bennett. Direct free kick taken by Jack Butland.
Unfair challenge on James Spencer by Sean Hessey results in a free kick. A cross is delivered by Sido Jombati, Headed effort from inside the area by Kaid Mohamed misses to the right of the target.
Sido Jombati crosses the ball, clearance by Kevin Long.
The ball is crossed by Kaid Mohamed, Sean Hessey manages to make a clearance.
The ball is swung over by Luke Joyce, Padraig Amond has a headed effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the right of the goal.
Loan trio in line to start
Accrington could hand three loanees their first starts when they host Cheltenham.
Striker James Spray, from Wolves, and midfield pair Will Hatfield and Luke Dobie are all bidding to make John Coleman`s starting XI.
A knock has delayed Spray's Stanley bow while Hatfield, borrowed from Leeds, and Dobie, on loan from Middlesbrough, will be hoping to secure starting berths after coming off the bench in the 2-0 defeat to Swindon.
Tom Bender, another loanee from Colchester, is the only absentee for Coleman.
The 18-year-old suffered severe concussion against Tranmere in the Johnstone`s Paint Trophy at the start of the month and the game was abandoned as a result of Bender's injury.
He has returned to light training but is not yet heading the ball and continues to undergo medical assessment.
Striker Theo Lewis is the only absentee for Cheltenham.
Lewis picked up a knock in a reserve match against Brighton and will not be making the trip north.
Manager Mark Yates is otherwise picking from a full squad as the Robins look to grab their fifth win on the bounce.
And Yates was keen to emphasise the entire squad's contribution to their impressive run that has seen them rise to fourth in the League 2 table.
"The squad factor is massive for us and it's great to have so many fit players at one time," he told the club website.
"It's great to have that kind of competition and I think we are seeing better results and better performances because of that."
Goulding sinks Stanley
Jeff Goulding scored the winner within seconds of coming on to make it five straight victories for Cheltenham following a 1-0 success at Accrington which pushed them into the automatic promotion spots.
The striker replaced James Spencer - who had been booked and was in danger of picking up another one - after 44 minutes. Moments later he collected Luke Garbutt's ball forward 30 yards out and looped the ball over the stranded Ian Dunbavin.
It was the Robins` first shot on target after Stanley had created the better chances.
Loan striker Will Hatfield had a fierce shot saved by goalkeeper Jack Butland and James Spray was denied from close range.
After the break, Alan Bennett had a shot cleared off the line for the visitors and Russell Penn could only find the side-netting in a breakaway as Cheltenham looked to get a two-goal cushion.
Stanley threw everything at Cheltenham in the last 10 minutes but the visitors held on for an important win.
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