Check out our game preview as City take on high-flying Forest Green.

Kick-off: Friday, April 2 (3pm)

Venue: Valley Parade

Possible line-ups


GK Richard O'Donnell, RB Anthony O'Connor, CH Paudie O'Connor, CH Niall Canavan, LB Connor Wood, CM Levi Sutton, CM Elliot Watt, RM Kian Scales, AM Clayton Donaldson, LM Charles Vernam, F Andy Cook.

Substitutes: Crankshaw, Rowe, Evans, Clarke, Cousin-Dawson, Stevens, Hornby.

Team news: Elliot Watt may be restored in midfield after being benched at Colchester while Charles Vernam, Billy Clarke and Ollie Crankshaw are all back in contention.

Leading scorer: Lee Novak, seven.

League position: 13th

Last four matches: Colchester (a) W2-1, Scunthorpe (a) L0-2, Oldham (h) D0-0, Carlisle (a) L1-3.


GK Lewis Thomas, RB Dominic Bernard, CH Chris Stokes, CH Jordan Moore-Taylor, LB Baily Cargill, RM Odin Bailey, CM Elliott Whitehouse, CM Taylor, Allen, LM Kane Wilson, F Aaron Collins, F Josh Davison.

Substitutes: Hutchinson, Young, Wagstaff, Godwin-Malife, Richardson, Hallett, McGee.

Team news: Striker Jamille Matt is out for the season after suffering a serious hand injury in last week's loss to Bolton.

Leading scorer: Jamille Matt, 16

League position: Fifth

Last four matches: Bolton (h) L0-1, Mansfield (a) D0-0, Cambridge (a) L0-1, Harrogate (h) W2-1.

One to watch: With Matt injured, the onus will be on Aaron Collins to get Rovers scoring again.

Referee: Cumbria's Anthony Backhouse was in charge for Stuart McCall's final game at Oldham.

Odds: City 6/4, Forest Green 15/8, draw 11/5.

Last time sides met: Forest Green grabbed a stoppage-time equaliser against nine-man City, who had both O'Connors sent off.