Check out our game preview as City host League Two bottom club Stevenage.

Kick-off: Tuesday, February 11 (7.45pm)

Venue: Valley Parade

Possible line-ups


GK Richard O'Donnell, RB Adam Henley, CH Anthony O'Connor, CH Ben Richards-Everton, LB Connor Wood, RM Glenn Middleton, CM Callum Cooke, CM Jake Reeves, LM Harry Pritchard, F Lee Novak, F Clayton Donaldson.

Substitutes: Guthrie, McCartan, Connolly, P O'Connor, Akpan, Mottley-Henry, McGee.

Team news: Kelvin Mellor is out for another two weeks with a hamstring injury.

Leading scorer: James Vaughan, 11

League position: Eighth

Last four matches: Grimsby (h) D1-1, Oldham (a) L0-3, Cheltenham (h) D1-1, Mansfield (a) L0-3.


GK Paul Farman, CH Paul Digby, CH Tom Soares, CH Ben Nugent, RWB Canice Carroll, CM Diaguely Dabo, CM Dean Parrett, LWB Patrick Reading, RW Dan Kemp, CF Jake Cassidy, LW Simeon Jackson.

Substitutes: Folami, Carter, Lakin, Cuthbert, Denton, Iontton, Bastien.

Team news: Dan Kemp, Patrick Reading and Canice Carroll are set to stay in after making their debuts at Exeter.

League position: 24th

Leading scorer: Kurtis Guthrie, five

Last four matches: Exeter (a) L1-2, Leyton Orient (h) L0-3, Grimsby (a) L1-3, Plymouth (h) L1-2.

One to watch: Well-travelled Canadian international striker Simeon Jackson is back in England after joining Stevenage last month.

Referee: Merseyside-based Peter Wright will be making his first visit to Valley Parade.

Odds: City 4/5, Stevenage 4/1, draw 23/10.

Last time sides met: Tom Soares' own goal gave City a 1-0 win at the Lamex Stadium in August.