The Imps make three changes to the side which drew with Bury last time out.

City bring back Michael O'Connor to face his former side, also Bruno Andrade returns to the starting line up after serving his suspension. Shay McCartan is the final player coming back into the eleven.

There's a place on the bench for Lee Angol along with Tom Pett, Harry Anderson, Mark O'Hara, Matt Rhead, James Wilson and Josh Vickers. 

Meanwhile Notts make a host of changes to their starting line up, with new signings Michael Doyle and Craig Mackail-Smith amongst those coming into the starting eleven.

Notts County: Schofield, Barclay, Alessandra, Boldewijn, Stubbs, O'Brien, Milsom, Rose, Mackail-Smith, Stead, Doyle.

Subs: Fitzsimmons, Tootle, Bird, Hewitt, Vaughan, Gomis, Hemmings

The Imps: Smith, O'Connor, Shackell, Frecklington, Andrade, Toffolo, Bostwick, McCartan, Rowe, Eardley, Akinde

Subs: Vickers, O'Hara, Pett, Rhead, Angol, Wilson, Anderson.