City are still without Daniel Gabbidon and Gareth Whalley it's hoped both players will return next month. David Hughes is still hoping to be able to play again. Andy Campbell is recovering from a hernia operation and could see reserve team action in a few weeks.
Gethin Jones and Layton Maxwell are also sidelined.
Rhys Weston is nursing a back injury but is suspended forn two games. He is expected to be in full training next week as he builds up to the Mansfield game on March 21st.
Steve Jenkins has recovered from his knock at Stockport and will travel with the Bluebirds to Tranmere.