Crawley Town V Cheltenham at Checkatrade.com Stadium : Match Preview

By
12 April 2017

Crawley hampered by Collins suspension

Crawley will be without top-scorer James Collins as the Reds prepare to host Cheltenham on Good Friday.

The forward misses out through a one-match ban after he was sent off for a second bookable offence in the 2-1 defeat to Plymouth last weekend that leaves Crawley nine points clear of relegation.

Boss Dermot Drummy is still without defender Josh Yorwerth who serves the second game of his three-match ban.

Jordan Roberts (hamstring) could feature after almost two months out.

Full-back Jordan Cranston will serve a one-match suspension as Cheltenham try to stay out of relegation trouble at Crawley.

The Welshman was sent off before half-time for a second booking in last weekend's 3-3 draw at Wycombe.

Goalkeeper Rob Lainton joined the Robins from Bury on an emergency short-term loan for the trip to Adams Park, but regular Scott Brown - who had to sit the fixture out against his parent club - can return.

Third goalkeeping option Calum Kitscha and defender Daniel O'Shaughnessy were both out with injuries against the Blues.


Crawley Town Match Reports

Sky Bet League Two Sat 13th January 15:00

Crawley Town 2 - 0 Barnet

Last game - Match Centre


Trending on the boards