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The offside flag is raised against Luke Freeman.
Greg Tansey produces a cross.
Corner taken by Darius Charles from the left by-line.
A cross is delivered by Connor Brown.
Mark Oxley restarts play with the free kick.
Luke Jones takes the free kick.
Free kick taken by Jose Baxter.
Jon Ashton manages to make a clearance.
Connor Brown delivers the ball.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Cristian Montano on Sam Wedgbury.
James Dayton takes a shot and went wide of the left-hand upright.
Corner taken by Cristian Montano.
Shot by Jose Baxter.
Corner taken by Jose Baxter from the left by-line.
Jose Baxter takes the free kick.
Greg Tansey fouled by James Dayton, the ref awards a free kick.
The assistant referee signals for offside against Lucas Akins.
The referee gives a free kick against Cristian Montano for handball.
Foul by Connor Brown on Luke Freeman, free kick awarded.
Free kick taken by Chris Day.
Charlie MacDonald challenges Jon Ashton unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Lucas Akins takes a shot. Blocked by Jose Baxter.
Adam Rooney fouled by Luke Jones, the ref awards a free kick.
Oumare Tounkara challenges David Mellor unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Shot by Greg Tansey. Mark Oxley parries the effort to safety.
Lucas Akins takes the chance to get an effort at goal and missed to the right of the net.
Filipe Morais replaces Lee Hills.
James Tarkowski receives a caution for unsporting behaviour.
James Tarkowski gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Oumare Tounkara.
A cross is delivered by Lucas Akins.
Greg Tansey restarts play with the free kick.
Jon Ashton fouled by Adam Rooney, the ref awards a free kick.
Oumare Tounkara delivers the ball.
Foul by Lee Hills on James Dayton, free kick awarded.
Cristian Montano produces a cross.
Lucas Akins challenges Jose Baxter unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Cristian Montano takes a shot and went wide left of the net.
Corner taken by Jose Baxter from the .
Adam Rooney sends in a cross.
Centre by Luke Freeman.
Darius Charles grabs a goal with a right foot finish. Stevenage 1-0 Oldham.
Corner from the left by-line taken by James Dayton.
Lee Hills receives a caution.
Lee Hills gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on James Dayton.
The ball is delivered by James Dayton.
Boro boosted by quintet
Stevenage manager Graham Westley could call upon as many as five debutants against Oldham.
Sam Wedgbury, Luke Jones, Simon Heslop, Jimmy Smith and Oumare Tounkara arrived at Broadhall Way during the summer and are all available for selection.
With no reported injuries, Westley should have a full squad to pick from but will not be able to call upon Patrick Agyemang, Anthony Grant and Mark Roberts as they all departed during the close-season.
The two teams meet almost a year on from when Lucas Atkins' penalty was enough to secure a 1-0 win for Boro at Boundary Park.
Summer signing James Dayton may have to wait for his Oldham debut as he struggles with a knock.
The former Kilmarnock winger sustained the problem in training and will be assessed before the trip. Dayton's injury aside, Latics' only other missing player is Carl Winchester after the defender suffered a knee injury in pre-season.
The Football League's youngest boss Lee Johnson is likely to hand striker Adam Rooney a start following his arrival on a free transfer on Thursday. There are no concerns over Rooney's fitness given he has been training with Oldham for some time.
Johnson has also brought forward Charlie MacDonald, midfielder Anton Rodgers and Latvian centre-back Edijs Joksts to Boundary Park this summer and all will be hoping to make their bows.
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