Club captain Luke Prosser will be hoping to be involved again when Colchester take on Grimsby.
Grimsby have signed Derby striker Charles Vernam on loan until the end of the season.
Crewe boss David Artell could shuffle his pack once again to face Grimsby after being disappointed with the display against Cambridge.
Accrington Stanley assistant manager Jimmy Bell felt it was just a matter of time before his side got back to winning ways after they beat Grimsby Town 3-0.
Accrington Stanley picked up their first win in five league games as they comfortably beat Grimsby Town 3-0.
Grimsby are expected to be without James McKeown for the clash with Accrington.