Mansfield’s Hayden White misses the visit of Oldham as he starts a three-match suspension, while fellow defender Matt Preston serves the final leg of his four-game ban.
Midfielder Jacob Mellis is a doubt after tweaking a hamstring having come off the bench in the midweek Leasing.com Trophy tie at Crewe.
Willem Tomlinson is expected to be included in the squad after struggling on Tuesday and forward Jordan Graham is back in training.
Craig Davies is expected to return in the next 10 days.
Oldham head coach Dino Maamria will restore his full-strength side after making five changes for the midweek Leasing.com defeat against Accrington.
Goalkeeper Zeus de la Paz, defender David Wheater, midfielders Filipe Morais and Mohamed Maouche and Desire Segbe Azankpo are all set to return.
Urko Vera, Zak Mills and Johan Branger-Engone all miss out with injury with unavailable for selection due to injury.
First-choice goalkeeper Gary Woods is recovering from a groin problem.