Filipe Morais could return to the Crawley starting line-up against Mansfield.
Port Vale boss John Askey hopes his first victory in chargecan be a turning point in his side's season.
Will Atkinson and Alex MacDonald hit late goals as Mansfield boosted their automatic promotion hopes with a 4-2 win over Cheltenham.
Goalkeeper Joe Day will take his place in the Newport side for Mansfield's visit to Rodney Parade.
Mark Cooper felt Forest Green should have taken three points from an enthralling top-of-the-table clash with promotion rivals Mansfield.
Mansfield boss David Flitcroft was relieved to see his side eventually punish Tranmere for a 37th-minute red card with a convincing 3-0 home win.