Keith Curle was delighted with his Northampton side after they came from behind to register a 2-1 win at Salford.
Salford could hand a debut to striker Tom Elliott as they host Northampton in Sky Bet League Two.
Darrell Clarke feels his side are slowly getting back to the “Walsall way” after a youthful matchday squad beat Salford 2-1 at the Peninsula Stadium.
Interim manager Anthony Limbrick remains in charge of Grimsby as Salford visit Blundell Park on New Year’s Day in Sky Bet League Two.
Oldham have no new injury worries for the clash with local rivals Salford at Boundary Park.
Graham Alexander was pleased Salford finally got their rewards in front of goal after victory over Crewe brought a five-match League Two winless streak to an end.
Manager Gary Bowyer rated Bradford’s performance as one of their best of the season, despite the fact that the promotion-seeking Bantams were held to a 1-1 draw at Valley Parade by Salford.
Matt Taylor praised goalkeeper Jonny Maxted as his in-form Exeter City made it three wins in as many League Two games with a 1-0 victory over Salford.
Colchester head coach John McGreal said it was “one of the best feelings” to see his side grab a stoppage-time winner and snatch a 1-0 victory over Salford.
Colchester will assess the fitness of full-back Ryan Jackson before the visit of Salford.
Daryl McMahon praised Macclesfield after they held Salford to a 0-0 draw at the Peninsula Stadium.
Burton boss Nigel Clough was a relieved man as he saw his side progress to the second round of the FA Cup courtesy of a 4-1 victory over League Two side Salford.
Salford City boss Graham Alexander is delighted to still be in the FA Cup after seeing Richie Towell’s cracking late strike earn his side a 1-1 first round draw against League One Burton.
Salford boss Graham Alexander hailed Mark Howard’s penalty save as the key moment as his side ended Newport County’s 16-match unbeaten run at home in League Two with a 2-1 win at Rodney Parade.