Coventry have been given Christmas Day off by manager Steven Pressley - in the hope they deliver him a late present.
Port Vale could be without Ryan McGivern for up to six weeks after the defender had a plate fitted in his arm.
On-loan Rochdale goalkeeper Conrad Logan looks set for a spell on the sidelines after Keith Hill described his injury as 'serious'.
Chesterfield boss Paul Cook wants to take another look at former Middlesbrough striker Gary Martin, who has been on trial at the club.
Notts County have terminated the contract of former Charlton Athletic striker Danny Haynes.