Match Preview - Mansfield vs Morecambe
Nigel Clough will be wanting an instant response as his men look to end their run of three defeats in a row as they return to home soil.
George Lapslie will be missing once again be absent for boss Nigel Clough as he continues to recover from a hamstring injury.
Joe Riley the only other long term absentee.
Clough's men come into the game on the back of three defeats in a row and will want to put that behind them as Derek Adams side come to The One Call Stadium, a 1-0 defeat at Harrogate Tuesday night.
Adam's side came from behind in their last game at home to Salford City and in dramatic fashion, behind at the break but two second half injury time goals snatched victory for the Shrimps.
Last Time We Met
We last faced Morecambe in October, a game that ended 1-1 at Globe Arena.
Midfielder Harry Charsley scored for the Stags to earn a point after Adam Phillips’ early opener.
The referee for Saturday’s match will be Anthony Backhouse, assisted by Stephen Finch and Martyn Holmes. The fourth official will be Danny Gratton.
Mr. Backhouse last took charge of a Mansfield match in our memorable 1-0 win away at Sunderland in this season’s Emirates FA Cup.
Supporters wishing to watch this match live can do so on iFollow Stags. Please do not try to attend this match, as it will be played behind closed doors. Match passes are available at just £10, and can be purchased using the link below.
A reminder that season ticket holders are able to watch this game free of charge, due to it being a home league game.