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Match Preview: Alex Host Mansfield Town

13 December 2019

Crewe Alexandra are back in SkyBet League Two action against Mansfield Town at Gresty Road tomorrow.

Dave Artell’s side were successful in their FA Cup second round replay against Eastleigh on Tuesday, comfortable 3-1 winners as they set up a third round tie with Barnsley.

The Alex turn their attentions back to the league tomorrow however, looking to build on their current fifth place position in the table.

Crewe are now unbeaten in four games after victory over Eastleigh, whilst they have also won their last three fixtures at the Alexandra Stadium.

Mansfield Town are the visitors tomorrow, and they currently sit 18th in the league table with 21 points from 20 matches.

John Dempster’s side have lost their last four games in all competitions, and haven’t won a league match since October.

Date: Saturday 14th December 2019

Competition: SkyBet League Two

Venue: Alexandra Stadium

Referee: Kevin Johnson

Previous Meeting at Host Club: Crewe 0-3 Mansfield (October 2018)

Team news:

Crewe: Chris Porter faces a late test to be fit for this weekend’s fixture, after a being taken off as a precaution against Eastleigh in midweek.

The forward will be assessed on Friday before Crewe make a late decision on his involvement, whilst Dave Artell has no other new injury doubts ahead of Saturday’s match.

Mansfield: John Dempster is likely to be without Kellan Gordon and Hayden White for the fixture, however Neal Bishop is in contention for selection after returning to training.

Live Video/Audio: The match IS NOT available on iFollow for live streaming, however the match IS available on iFollow for live audio commentary in the UK and overseas.

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